Small Grants Scheme

Small Grants Scheme

This scheme is for community groups in Herefordshire and Worcestershire planning arts events or purchases. There are two funds – Events and Activities and Arts Equipment.  Both offer up to all the projected cost, to a maximum of £1,000. There are separate Guidelines for each fund.

The scheme is administered on behalf of the Foundation by Community First, the Community Council for Herefordshire and Worcestershire. Guidelines and application forms are available to download online. Please ensure that you do not complete the application form until you have read the guidelines thoroughly. If you have any questions about your eligibility or whether your ideas fit the scheme, please contact Gail Mattocks at Community First on 01684 312730, or email grants@comfirst.org.uk

Application Deadlines and decision dates in 2017-18 are as follows:

Monday 3rd April for decision on Tuesday 18th April

Monday 26th June for decision on Tuesday 18th July

Monday 9th October for decision on Tuesday 31st October

Monday 22nd January for decision on Tuesday 6th February

Please ensure that your completed application form and the independent reference are returned to Community First by 5pm on the deadline date.

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Arts Events Guidance Notes

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Arts Events Application Form

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Arts Equipment Guidance Notes

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Arts Equipment Application Form

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Reference Form

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