Grants and Funding
Welcome to Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council’s Online Funding Hub
!!COVID-19 Community Support Fund re-opening for applications!!
Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council is opening a fourth tranche of the Covid-19 Community Support Fund, as a result of additional funds made available from Department for Communities.
The purpose of the COVID-19 Community Support Fund is to provide small grants to local community and voluntary organisations to deal with emerging issues in local communities as a result of the continuing threat of coronavirus.
Organisations can apply for up to £3,000 to support actions in line with the following interventions:
Financial - to those on low income and at risk due to financial stress
Food - access to food (whether due to cost or availability) for those most in need
Connectivity - to those living alone or in in rural and border areas that are likely to experience greater challenges in accessing services
Applications will be assessed on a first come rolling basis and the fund will close when all the funds are allocated. The Fund will open for applications at 10am on Monday 7th September and applications should be submitted online via Council's Online Funding Hub online funding hub
!!!! Please be advised Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council’s Covid-19 Recovery Revitalisation Programme is now closed !!!!
To apply for any of the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Councils grants please apply online here
Our Community grants are open to not for profit, constituted groups to deliver a wide range of activities and projects that benefit the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council Area.
Our Enterprise Fund is open to local businesses within their first two years, to help address barriers to growth via innovative approaches.
You can find information on available funding, get guidance on the application process and complete your application online here. If successfully awarded one of our grants you can now download your claim pack within relevant grant section below.
Please see below links to other organisations also offering funding in repsonse to COVID-19
Princes Countryside Fund are providing grant funding opportunities in response to COVID 19, this may be very useful for your community group and area at this difficult time. If you have any queries regarding this funding, please follow up directly with the Princes Countryside Fund. The below links are to their home page and also directly to their eligibility criteria and guidance document for your convenience. Home page:- https://www.princescountrysidefund.org.uk/
- Eligibility criteria and guidance documentation:- https://www.princescountrysidefund.org.uk/downloads/grant-e-g-document/eligibility-and-guidance-document-covid19-march-2020.pdf
Community Foundation NI has developed a Coronavirus Community Fund for NI in recognition of the effects of Covid-19. The Corona Community Fund will support the community sector in Northern Ireland in both the short and longer term with both emergency and recovery support (see link below).
- For all other enquiries regarding Business Support during the COVID-19 pandemic please visit:
Details of the 2020/21 Grant programmes are as follows:
|Opening date/time||Closing date/time|
|COVID-19 Recovery Revitalisation Programme||Mon 3rd August 2020 @ 10am||Closed|
|Rural Business Development Grant||Mon 3rd August 2020 @ 9am||Fri 11th September 2020 @ noon|
|COVID-19 Community Support Fund||Mon 7th September @10am||Rolling|
|Christmas Festive Fund||TBC||TBC|
|Building A United Community Fund||Rolling / On Going||Rolling / On Going|
|Culture Arts & Heritage||TBC||TBC|
|Culture Arts & Heritage - Individual Artists Bursary Scheme||TBC||TBC|
|Culture, Arts & Heritage - Youth Creative Skills Bursary||TBC||TBC|
|Capital Grants Programme||TBC||TBC|
|Minor Capital Grant Programme||TBC||TBC|
|Community Development Support Grant||TBC||TBC|
|Community Festival Fund||TBC||TBC|
|Social Inclusion Grant||TBC||TBC|
|Tourism Large Events Fund||TBC||TBC|
|Tourism Events Growth Fund||TBC||TBC|
|Landfill Communities Fund||TBC||TBC|
|Everybody Active Grant||TBC||TBC|
How to Apply
To apply for any of the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Councils grants please apply online here.
Please note that applying for a grant is a competitive process and awards are subject to the availability of funds and may be subject to change.
Please do not wait until near the closing time to submit your application.
Be aware of the speed of your internet connection, your system configuration and the volume of general web traffic that may impact on the time required to upload your application.
Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for transmission delays.
Your completed application must be received before the deadline.
Applications received after the advertised deadline will not be accepted.
If you would like further information, please contact us
028 7034 7234