Grants & Funding

RDPE Grants for Tourism, Business Growth and Food Processing Projects

The RDPE have reopened their Growth Programme with grants for capital investments such as constructing or improving buildings and buying new equipment and machinery. This is an economic programme so it’s looking for economic outputs such as job creation.

Maritime and Fisheries Fund (MFF)

You can apply for funds to support the fishing and maritime sectors under the Maritime and Fisheries Fund.

Henry Smith Charity – Improving Lives Grants

Improving Lives grants of £20,000 – £60,000 for 1 – 3 years are available for established not for profit organisations.

RDPE – Countryside Productivity Small Grant Scheme (CPSG) Round 2

The REACH Fund

The Reach Fund is a grant programme that helps charities and social enterprises raise investment.

The Cup Fund

The Cup Fund aims to support ambitious projects that boost paper cup recycling in the UK.

Creative Enterprises New Ideas Fund

Small grants and loans are on offer to help creative businesses in screen-based industries to develop new ideas and become more sustainable.

Greggs Foundation: Local Community Projects Fund

Greggs Foundation provides grants to small, not-for-profit organisations which support people in need.

Community Business Trade Up

Learning, support and match-funding programme for community businesses seeking to increase their trading income.