Funding Opportunities

Sandgate Parish Council offers grants to individuals and organisations within the Sandgate area. Download the forms and guidance below:
Individuals forms (word document), Individuals guidance (word document) or complete document (PDF file)
Organisation forms (word document), Organisation guidance (word document) or complete document (PDF file). 

BT Community Connections – BT Community Connections announced the launch of their 5th Award Scheme on Tuesday 17 March.  This scheme enables community and charitable organisations to get online.  Groups can apply for a free laptop and a contribution to a year’s free broadband connection and award packages will be given to groups who can demonstrate how an award will benefit their work and the local community. 

The Colyer Fergusson fund is for small value projects (upto £10,000) for projects in East Kent = Ashford, Canterbury, Dover, Thanet, Shepway and Swale. Please email: to request further details or phone  01303 813790 

ESF Community Grants are now available for training courses aimed at reducing unemployment in Kent and Medway. Email for further information.


Kent4Community: Free searches on-line for government, lottery and trust funding schemes.


For further information on national, regional and local funding: Martyn Riley, External Funding Officer, Chief Executives Department, KCC. Tel:   01622 … ; Email:


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