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Funding: Wiltshire Community Area and Youth Grants

Community area grants offer up to £5,000 of capital funding for local community projects. Applicants are encouraged to discuss their project with their local Community Engagement Manager before making an application. More details by scrolling down the website page here. The community area boards also have funding allocated to provide activities for young people aged 13-19 … Continue reading

Funding: The John Lewis Foundation

The John Lewis Foundation provides grants to charitable organisations of around £10,000 and only offers support for programmes and projects that occur within, and benefit communities that support, the John Lewis + Partners business. More information on the Foundation’s website.

Funding: The Foundation Small Grants Programme, Wiltshire Community Foundation

Funding: The Foundation Small Grants Programme, Wiltshire Community Foundation

The Foundation Small Grants Programme will support projects which will make a sustained impact in the lives of disadvantaged people in Wiltshire and Swindon. Grants are available for organisations with an income of less than £50,000. Applicants must demonstrate that the majority of people benefitting from the grant experience disadvantage either economically, socially, geographically or … Continue reading

Funding: The Achates Philanthropy Prize 2019 – call for nominations

The Achates Philanthropy Foundation welcomes applications to the 2019 Achates Philanthropy Prize. The Prize seeks to encourage cultural organisations to strategically engage with first-time donors of all levels. There are two Awards; one for first-time individual philanthropy, and one for first-time corporate partnerships. The nominating cultural organisations of the winning individual/trust and company each receive … Continue reading

Funding: Lisa Ullmann Travelling Scholarship Fund

The Lisa Ullmann Travelling Scholarship Fund supports individuals working in all areas of movement and dance who wish to travel in order to enrich their professional practice. Applications are welcomed from choreographers, performers, lecturers, teachers, writers, therapists, administrators, producers and related professionals. The average scholarship in the last few years has been around £600. <!– Application … Continue reading

Funding: Transforming Places through Heritage

This programme is for individual heritage buildings in, or transferring to, community ownership. We will support charities and social enterprises to develop projects with the potential to bring new life to high streets by creating alternative uses for redundant or underused historic buildings in town centres. Find out more from the Architectural Heritage Fund website … Continue reading

Funding: Community Training Grants in Swindon and Wiltshire (funded by the Education and Skills Funding Agency and the European Social Fund)

Groundwork launches in Swindon and Wiltshire with Community Training Grants worth £5,000 to £20,000 as part of the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership’s European Funding and Investment Programme. The Swindon and Wiltshire Community Training Grants support those furthest from the labour market, targeting the economically inactive. Discrete, focused and well targeted proposals are welcomed. … Continue reading