Grants and Local Funding

WCC Councillors’ Grant Fund 2018/19

The Warwickshire County Council Councillors’ Grant Fund is aimed at community and voluntary organisations. The Fund provides Warwickshire County Councillors with a small pot of funding to support small-scale projects within their area that support the following outcomes:

  • Warwickshire’s communities and individuals are supported to be safe, healthy and independent; and,
  • Warwickshire’s economy is vibrant and supported by the right jobs, training, skills and infrastructure.

All applications should aim to build community solutions to local issues and improve the health and wellbeing of people living in Warwickshire.

Deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 31st August 2018.

Click HERE to read more and apply.


WCC Councillors’ Grant Fund for Warwick District 2017/18

Please note that this grant fund has now closed.


Warwick District Community Forum Grant Scheme 2018/19

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Warwick District Community Forum Grant Fund 2018-19! This is a joint fund supported by Warwickshire County Council and Warwick District Council. The fund opens today Monday 9 July 2018 and closes on Monday 10 September 2018.

If you are a group with an idea or a project which will benefit residents in your local area please send your application to

An application form along with the guidance notes can be found below:

Application Form 2018-2019 (DOCX, 346.23 KB) Guidance Notes 2018/19 (DOCX, 127.49 KB)

Small Scale Flood Alleviation Grant Scheme

Warwickshire County Council are looking for applications for up to £5,000 per annum for Warwickshire groups, residents and businesses for new works or studies to remove or mitigate flood risk within Warwickshire.

The grant is made available to Town Councils, Parish Councils and Constituted Groups. Individual applicants are encouraged to bid for funds through one of these, though where not practical applications not made through one of these organisations may be considered. Full details, terms and conditions are included in the document link below.

All applicants are responsible for implementing their own proposals. This includes where applicable; seeking permission for the relevant land owners or other agencies, obtaining quotes, ensuring all Health and Safety obligations are met and complying with any other legislative requirements involved. Should you have any questions about the scheme please feel free to call the Flood Risk Management Team on 01926 412982 to discuss. Grant Application Form and Guidance Notes (DOCX, 109.35 KB)

Transformation Fund

The Transformation Fund will run for two rounds. The deadline for applications has now passed.

Community Computers Scheme

The deadline for applications to the Community Computers Scheme 2017 has now passed. The next round will run in September 2018.

Business Grants, Loans and Finance

Funding opportunities such as European Funding, National Lottery and Green Funds. Business grants, loans and finance – more information

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)

Borough and District Council Grant Schemes

North Warwickshire Borough Council
Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council
Rugby Borough Council
Stratford District Council
Warwick District Council

Town and Parish Council Grant Schemes

Stratford Town Trust
Kenilworth Town Council
Royal Leamington Spa Town Council

National Lottery Funding

This site allows you to search information on current funding programmes across the UK. National Lottery funding – more information

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. Coalfields Regeneration Trust – more information

Grants and Local Funding was last updated on July 11, 2018.