Local funding advice

Local community funding

County Councillors each hold a community grants budget of £5,000. The Grant Fund is aimed at community and voluntary organisations and provides grants usually for small-scale projects that meet the needs of the local community. For further information or an application form, please contact your local Warwickshire County Council Area Team.

Funding for local projects


Arts funding

The County Arts Service offers advice and information on arts funding available in the region. For more information contact them on 01926 412492 or email

countyartsservice@warwickshire.gov.uk


Business grants, loans and finance

Funding opportunities such as European Funding, National Lottery and Green Funds. For more information about any of these grants or loans call 01926 412709, or email

econdev@warwickshire.gov.uk


Community Covenant – help for armed forces personnel

Under the Community Covenant, organisations across Warwickshire, Coventry and Solihull are working together to provide services and assistance to armed forces personnel and their families.


Grant advice and searches

For funding advice and to conduct a funding search please visit

Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action (WCAVA)

Stratford on Avon Voluntary Action (VASA).

South Warwickshire Funding Development Network (SWFDN)


Borough and district council grants

North Warwickshire Borough Council

Rugby Borough Council

Stratford District Council

Warwick District Council


Landfill communities fund

Find out about the six main areas of work that can be undertaken when utilising Landfill Communities Fund monies.


National Lottery funding

This site allows you to search information on current funding programmes across the UK.


Coalfields regeneration trust

The Trust works in two main areas. They are a grant maker and they are actively involved in supporting projects on the ground in coalfield communities.


Local funding advice was last updated on November 3, 2014.