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Who is eligible?
(See extended guidance notes on the application form)

  • The Fund supports community benefit projects and activities of local organisations and community groups within the Fossoway and District Community Council Area. 

  • Applications may also be considered from groups of residents coalescing around a project designed to benefit the wider local community. 

  • Funds are not provided for individuals or to support commercial concerns.

  • Applicants need to produce evidence of community need.

  • There is no minimum grant threshold. Neither is their an upper limit, but applicants should bear in mind that a total sum of £5,000 is available annually to support activity across the Community Council area.

  • Successful applicants will normally not be eligible to submit a further application for funding in the same financial year.

  • Only in exceptional circumstances will 100% grant funding can be considered for a project.

  • A breakdown of costs and (other) sources of funding is part of the the application process.

  • All successful applicants need to produce an end-of-grant report.


If you would like to speak to us about a proposed project before submitting an application please send an email with your name and contact telephone number to

PDF form to fill in off-line
WORD form to fill in online
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