Community Grants Scheme
What is the Community Grant Scheme?
The Dover District Council Community Grant Scheme is committed to encourage and support community-led activities, that result in a community benefit for Dover District residents.
This year, all grants must support the improvement of covid safe environments. Applicants can do this by addressing measures to help control and mitigate Covid19 outbreaks.
Who can apply?
Applications are welcomed from community organisations and groups who are based within the Dover District, or who are seeking a grant to support activities that will benefit a community within the Dover District.
- Registered Charities
- Charitable Incorporated Organisations (CIO)
- Community Interest Companies (CIC)
- Social Enterprises
- Constituted Voluntary/Community groups
- Constituted Sports Clubs/groups
- Constituted Youth Clubs/groups
- Constituted School related groups e.g. PFTA
- Constituted Church/Faith groups
How much can we ask for?
You can apply for a grant of between £100 and £2,000
Dover District Council Community Grant Scheme 2021/22 will be split into two funding rounds.
Applications to the summer round will open on Monday 12th of April, and close at 12 noon Monday 31st of May.
Applications to the winter round will open on Monday 26th of July, and close at 12 noon Monday 6th of September.
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All grants will be awarded through the framework of the Dover District Council Community Grant Scheme. The grant funds are allocated across five areas (Sandwich & Area, Deal & Walmer, Dover North, Dover Town and Dover West).
Every application will also be allocated to one of these 5 areas, depending on the project location.
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