Community Grants

2020/21

The Town Council has a total budget for £200,000 for Community Funding to support groups and organisations in the Town and to help them deliver activities and projects that benefit Blyth and its residents.The funding is split into £184,000 for Community Support Grants and £16,000 for Councillors’ Small Schemes (each Councillor is allocated £1,000).

The Community Funding Sub-Committee meets four times a year to consider applications for Community Support Grants. 

Councillors can use their Small Schemes Allowance at any time of the year to give grants or pay for projects and their requests must be approved by the Chair and Vice Chair of the Community Development Committee and the Town Clerk.

Please read the Policy and Procedure for full details on who can apply for a Community Support Grant.

The Community Funding Sub-Committee will meet on the following dates:

  • 2 June 2020
  • 10 September 2020
  • 17 November 2020
  • 2 February 2021

The closing dates for applications are:

  • 5 May 2020
  • 13 August 2020
  • 20 October 2020
  • 5 January 2021

Click here for an application form.


GRANTS AWARDED

Grants Awarded 2019-2020 - Pending Update

Grants Awarded 2018/19

Grants Awarded 2017/18

Grants Awarded 2016/17

Grants Awarded 2015/16