Making a Difference Fund 2020 - 2021

Making a Difference Grant Fund 2020/2021 is now open

Grants of between £1,000 and £25,000 are being made available through Hambleton District Council’s “Making a Difference” Fund for projects that meet a local need and contribute to one or more of the Council’s priorities:

  • Driving Economic Vitality
  • Enhancing health and wellbeing
  • Caring for the environment
  • Providing a special place to live

Successful applicants must show their project will make a genuine difference to people’s lives and that it demonstrates value for money.

All applicants must gain the support of a Ward Member before submitting a Making a Difference Fund application. Information about Ward Members can be found here:

Further information about the fund, who can apply and the application process can be found in our guidance notes.

You must read the guidance notes before completing the application form.

Making a Difference fund Guidance Notes 2020/21 »

Application forms can be accessed below

Making a Difference fund Application Form 2020/21 »

When completing the form there is an option to save and return later. Once you have completed the application form and have clicked “submit”, the form will be received by The Communities Team.

Due Date

Applications close Monday 13 January 2020.

Application forms (together with the supporting documents) must be received by this date

Further Information

If you have problems completing the form you should contact: [email protected] or by phone 01609 779977.

Paper versions of the application form are available upon request.