Grants and funding
||Closing time and date
Belfast City Council’s Community Development Grants April 2020 – March 2021
||Applications are open to the community sector in the Belfast City Council boundaries for:
We’ll be holding information sessions across Belfast to advise applicants on funding and assessment criteria from 17 June 2019. For guidance notes, details of information sessions and to apply online visit our online funding hub or contact the Central Grants Unit Belfast City Council on 028 9091 8748 or email email@example.com
- Capacity Building Grant
- Revenue Grant for Community Buildings
|Monday 3 June 2019
|12 noon on Friday 9 August 2019
||The following small grants are now open for applications. For more information and guidance notes, visit the online funding hub.
We’ll be holding funding information sessions across Belfast to advise applicants on funding and assessment criteria during May. Check the online funding hub for more details.
- Community Festivals Fund
- Arts and Heritage Project Grant
- Policing and Community Safety Grant
- Good Relations Grant
- Saint Patrick’s Celebration Grant
- Parks Events Grant
- Support for Sport: Large Development Grant
- Support for Sport: Small Development Grant
|Monday 29 April 2019
|12 noon on Friday 5 July 2019
|Policing Committee funding grants
||Applications are now open for District Policing and Community Safety Partnership (DPCSP) Policing Committee grants for North, South and East Belfast
Policing Committee Grants of up to £2,000 are available for groups who meet the criteria outlined within our guidance notes. Up to two grants can be provided per group, per year, however the projects must be different from each other.
|Open for applications
||These are rolling applications, with no closing date. The availability
of funding will be reviewed by DPCSPs throughout the year, and the
website updated accordingly.
|Summer Community Diversionary Festival programme
||Applications are now closed for our Summer Community Diversionary Festival funding programme.
This programme will provide funding support for festival activity that is developed and led by a community organisation or a community-led partnership or consortium.
||12 noon on Tuesday 19 March 2019.
|Discretionary Payment Scheme
|| In September 2018, we approved a new framework for discretionary payments to groups or organisations which make requests for funding to the Council, which fall outside the Council’s existing grant or other funding schemes.
||Currently unavailable - find out more
||This will be reviewed in June 2019.
If you are organising an event that will prohibit or restrict traffic with your grant or funding, please check out our road closures information to find out what you need to do to apply for a road closure.