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Grant Applications

Alderholt Parish Council considers applications for funding support from any organisation that will enhance or improve village life for residents. There are 2 types of grant available; 

***Please note that the deadlines for submitting applications changed in May 2018. Applications are still considered twice a year but the deadlines for submission are now 31st May and 30th September.***

General Grants
A grant of up to £300 towards the general running costs of an organisation that is based in the Parish area and/or of benefit to the residents of Alderholt (although not exclusively). Applications are considered twice a year and must be submitted to the Parish Council by 31st May or 30th September. Please click here for an application form and details. 

Community Grants
A  grant to support community based Capital Funding Projects that are based in the Parish area and/or of benefit to the residents of Alderholt (although not exclusively). Applications are considered twice a year and must be submitted to the Parish Council by 31st May or 30th September. Please click here for an application form and details. 

Grants Awarded by Alderholt Parish Council 
2015/16
2016/17
2017/18 

Other sources of Funding/Support
Alderholt Community Fund
was launched in May 2016, using funds from the solar farm in the village to support community projects in the parish.  The fund has an agreement with the solar farm operators, Good Energy Ltd, to manage an annual income from the farm for the benefit of the community.  Four trustees administer this and welcome applications for funding.  Further details, guidance and application forms are available at   https://alderholtcommunitycharitabletrust.org/  

Alderholt Community Charitable Trust is a Registered Charity Number 1167313.
Click here for details of previous successful applicants

District Councillor Ward Budget
Councillor Gina Logan as the EDDC Ward member for Alderholt has a ward budget available for grants. For further information, local organisations and groups may contact Cllr Logan on 01425 653839 or by email cllr.glogan@eastdorsetdc.gov.uk This fund cannot be used for any ongoing project running costs.

Dorset Community Action click here