Chance to get a Wealden grant

Wealden District Council announce the Wealden Community Grants Programme is open for applications until November 30.

The council’s small grant scheme can offer sums between £500 to £3,000 while the larger capital scheme offers grants ranging from £1,000 to £10,000.

A limited number of 40 minute pre-application advice sesssions will be held on Wednesday, October 16 and Monday, October 28 in Hailsham and Friday, October 18 and Monday, October 21 in Uckfield.

Sessions must be booked in advance and they aim to give people the chance to discuss a drafted application for the organisation for which they would like to raise funds.

If you would like to apply or find out more contact Michelle Gray, Partnerships and Funding Support Officer on: 01323 443520 or email:

Further details and application forms can be found by searching for ‘grants programme’ on the Wealden Council website::

Funds must be spent within the financial year: April 2014-March 2015. Eligibility and conditions apply.