SHIRE Community Grant 2021-22 Now OPEN for Applications!

Posted: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:15

SHIRE Community Grant 2021-22 Now OPEN for Applications!

The SHIRE Community Grant Programme 2021-22 is now OPEN for applications!

Following the success of the Leicestershire Communities Fund in 2020-21, Leicestershire County Council are pleased to announce that the SHIRE Community Grants programme for 2021-22 is now open for applications!

Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise (VCSE) Sector organisations, along with Town & Parish Councils, will be able to access a range of grants for community based projects and activities that are specifically focused on improving the lives, health and wellbeing of vulnerable and disadvantaged people and communities in Leicestershire.

Eligible organisations can apply for one of five different types of SHIRE Community Grants in 2021-22:

  • Small Grants (maximum £3,000)
  • Large Grants (minimum £3,001; maximum £10,000)
  • Capital Grants (minimum £1,000; maximum £10,000)
  • Match Funding (minimum £3,000; maximum £10,000)
  • Partnership Grants (minimum £5,000; maximum £25,000)

Further information about the SHIRE Community Grants programme for 2021-22, including detailed Guidance Notes, and online application forms can be seen on this section of the Leicestershire Communities website.

Tags: Grants, communities, funding