Alternative Funding Schemes

Richmondshire District Council operates a number of funding schemes for communities and businesses which require some level of match funding, be it 10%, 25% or in some instances 35%.

In most circumstances, applicants are able to match funding their projects through their reserves however it may be appropriate for applicants to apply elsewhere to another funding sources. Below is a non-exhaustive list of other funds which may be suitable for match funding projects.

The links will go to the relevant website address of each funding scheme:

Community Grant Schemes
All Churches Trust
Arts Council England
Arts for Change Fund
Awards for All
Big Society Capital Grants
Big Lottery Fund
Broadacres Housing Association
Business Grants
Business Grants and Loans
Chevin Housing Association
Comic Relief
Engage Foundation
Esmee Fairburn
Fit 4 Funding
Foyle Foundation
Football Foundation
Funding Central
Key Fund
Lloyds TSB Foundation
North Yorkshire Local Assistance Fund
MOD Community Covenant Grant Fund
Police Crime Commissioner Community Fund
Persimmon Homes Community Champion Fund
Prince's Trust Enterprise Programme
Reaching Communities Big Lottery Fund
Tesco Community Award
The Co-operative Community Fund
Two Ridings Community Foundation Grant
Wellcome Trust
Yorventure Funding Scheme
Yorkshire Bank Bike Libraries Enterprise Fund
Chevin Housing Association

WREN (Waste Recycling Environmental)

Wellcome Trust 

Arts, Health, Culture, Sport and Youth Grant Schemes
Arts Council England
Momentum Music Fund
Youth Music Network
Sport England
Garfield Weston Foundation
Richmondshire Distrist Youth Council
Creative Europe
BBC Radio 2 Artist in Residence Programme
Environment and Heritage Grant Schemes
Heritage Lottery Fund
Parks for People
Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority Sustainable Development Fund
Business Grant Schemes
Business Grant Scheme
Local Enterprise Partnership
Princes Trust Enterprise Partnership

Contact Us

Richmondshire District Council
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