To support community life in the borough, the Council operates two funding schemes for voluntary and community groups.

 

Annual Grants


Annual Grants are available to specific Organisations to help fund core running costs of the project. Annual grants will be subject to an agreed Community Grant Agreement for the year of the award. The Organisation and Council will work together to follow this agreement.  Application for an Annual Community Grant must be made on an Icon for pdf Community Grants application form . The form can be made available in Braille and other languages on request. Requests made by letter, email or telephone will not be considered.

Please read the guidance notes before completing the application

The deadline for Community Grant applications to be submitted is Friday 4th October.

Applications are considered annually in November.

 

Small Community Grants


Small Community Grants are currently limited to £2,000 per application. 

Application for a Small Community Grant must be made using a Icon for pdf Small Community Grants Application Form. The form can be made available in Braille and other languages on request. Requests made by letter, email or telephone will not be considered.

Please ensure you read the guidance notes before completing the application.

The application period for the first round of Small Community Grants has now closed and will reopen for the second round in September 2019.

Applications will be considered biannually in July and February.

 

Application help


If you need help in completing an application form or have any queries on community grants please ring 01707 357 567 for assistance or e-mail grants@welhat.gov.uk.