The County Grants programme provides grants for smaller organisations working with disadvantaged people and communities in one of eight English counties.
Important note: Surrey – fund closed until 2018
All 2017 funds for work in Surrey have been allocated. This fund is now closed and will re-open at the beginning of 2018. The funds for the other counties are unaffected and remain open.
Key grant details
|Grant Size:||£500 – £20k (£10k max in any one year)|
|Length:||1-3 years (most grants are for 1-2 years)|
|Decision timescale:||3-6 months|
Please only apply for this grant if you meet the following criteria:
|Organisation size:||Up to £250k (up to £1m if activities are county-wide)|
|Location:||Gloucestershire (inc Bristol and South Gloucestershire), Hampshire (inc Southampton and the Isle of Wight), Kent, Leicestershire, Suffolk, Surrey, East Sussex and West Sussex|
|Funding covers:||Running costs, salaries, projects and small capital projects or expenditure|
|Organisation type:||Small charities and not-for-profit organisations|