Empowering Parish and Town Councils in Northamptonshire

Funding Opportunities

Current Opportunities

Parish and Town Councils are able to apply directly for these opportunities:

Apply for a Defibrillator Grant of up to £500

London Hearts

Up to £500

Funding for defibrillators.

No Listed Closing Date

For more information, please visit: https://londonhearts.org/defibrillator-grants

Tesco Community Grants (UK)

Tesco Community Grants (UK)

Amounts of £500, £1,000 or £1,500

Funding local community projects.

No Closing Date - Funding Administered by Groundwork

For more information, please visit: https://tescocommunitygrants.org.uk/ and click here for the Guidance Notes.

Community Action Fund

FCC Communities Foundation

For grants between £2,000 and £100,000

Funding to support the provision, maintenance or improvement of community facilities (projects must be within 10-miles of an eligible FCC Environment waste facility).

2022-3 Round opens 22 June 2022 and closes at 5.00pm on 7 September 2022 / 2022-4 Round opens 21 September 2022 and closes at 5.00pm on 7 December 2022

For more information, please visit: https://fcccommunitiesfoundation.org.uk/apply

Branching Out Fund

The Tree Council

For grants between £200 and £2,000

Funding to support tree planting projects that involve young people up to the age of 21 across the United Kingdom.

Applications close on 4th December 2022

Climate Action Fund

The National Lottery Community Fund

Up to £1.5 million over 2 to 5 years, with most projects between £300,000 and £500,000. Development grants of £50,000 to £150,000 over 12 to 18 months

Funding to help communities across the UK to address climate change.

Applications accepted on an ongoing basis


The following opportunities are community-based and may applicable for local organisations you work with:

The National Allotment Gardens Trust

The National Allotment Gardens Trust

For grants between £250 and £2,000

Funding for allotment and garden projects.

Applications Close on 1st July and 1st October

For more information, please visit: http://nagtrust.co.uk/grant-application/

Empowering Local Communities Grant

Asda Foundation

For grants between £500 and £1,500

Funding for local community projects.

Applications Close on 19th August

For more information, please visit: https://www.asdafoundation.org/how-to-apply

National Churches Foundation Grants (UK)

National Churches Foundation Grants (UK)

For grants between £500 and £5,000

Funding for church maintenance projects.

Applications accepted on a rolling basis until 31st October 2022

UK Community Tree Planting Grants

International Tree Foundation

For grants between £1,000 and £15,000

Funding for tree-planting activities.

Applications Close on 16th December 2022

For more information, please visit: https://www.internationaltreefoundation.org/uk-grants

Northamptonshire Welcome Fund

Northamptonshire Welcome Fund

For grants of up to £3,000

Funding for supporting refugees and people seeking asylum.

Applications accepted on a rolling basis


Funding Events

  • The Northamptonshire Virtual Funding Fair 2022 was held from 7th-9th June - notes from this fair can be found below, including details of the different funding groups that were presented:

Last updated: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 12:07