The fund will launch 24.10.17, the application deadline is 29.11.17 5pm. Grants panel to review applications week commencing 18.12.17.
Applicants will be informed of the decision from 8.1.18.

Grants will support community and voluntary sector, not for profit groups, in work that is of benefit to the community in the fund area, within a 5Km radius of the wind farm site as per the map below.

Applications are invited for:

  1. Smaller grants up to £5k and larger grants up to £10k (maximum 3 large awards per year)
  2. The panel will consider multi-year grants e.g. £10k per annum for 3 years (subject to a satisfactory end of year report).

How to apply 

Step 1 – Check that your group fulfils the eligibility criteria HERE

Step 2 – Check that your group can provide all the documentation/information that will be required to support your application, the details are HERE

Step 3 – Read guidance noteUnder £1,500 guidance notes   or  Over £1,500 Guidance notes 

Step 4 When you click the apply button, you will be asked to tick a box to confirm that you have read and understood the guidelines and then asked to enter your email address. When you have done so, click the proceed button at the bottom of the page next to where it says, “Send an email and continue”. Within a few seconds, an email will be sent to you – MAKE CERTAIN YOU SAVE THIS EMAIL – it contains a unique link which will take you to your individual application form. You can use the link at any time to get back to your form.

Please state in your application that you are applying to the Ovenden Wind Farm Fund

For guidance in completing the online application form please call the grants team on 01422 349700.

UPTO £1500

OVER £1500