The Local Grants Programme is provided through the Armed Forces Covenant Fund, an enduring fund with £10 million available each year to support projects that address specific priorities.
Grants of up to £20,000 are available for UK-based projects that respond to the local needs of the armed forces community and improve recognition of the Armed Forces Covenant.
Proposed projects must:
And should identify one of the following as their focus:
Applications are invited from registered charities, community interest companies, local authorities, schools, and armed forces units with a UIN (Unit Identification Number). All organisations should:
Successful applications have the chance to benefit from the Covenant Fund’s Digital Development Programme.
Applications are assessed four times per year.
The fourth deadline for the Local Grants Programme is 17 December 2018 (12pm) – for decisions by the end of February 2019.