Applications to the Main Fund

Full details of eligibility and other criteria are outlined in the ANCBC Fund Factsheet 2021Please read this before applying.

Two levels of award are available for activities that benefit the local community. The amount and type of information required from applicants differs depending on the size of application being made but some match funding is required for all awards.
  • Small grants: £500 – £2,000: No match funding is required.
  • Small grants; £2,001 – £5,000: A minimum of 25% match funding is required. Please read the ANCBC Fund Factsheet 2021 before completing the Small Application Form, which you can fill in online from the Foundation Scotland website. An application form is also available to download.
  • Large grants £5,001 – £20,000: A minimum of 50% match funding is required. Awards can be multi-year in nature, up to a maximum of 3 years. The total amount requested over the years should not exceed £20,000. Please read the ANCBC Fund Factsheet 2021  before completing the Large Application Form, which you can complete online from the Foundation Scotland website. Alternatively, a download ANCBC-Large-Application-Form-2020 form.
  • Please email grants@ancbc.co.uk or call 01557 814927 if you have any questions about the application forms or process.

The fund operates approximately 3 rounds per year. Future dates are:

Last date for applications

Board Meeting

 Thursday 29th July 2021 

  October 2021 
                    Friday, 3rd December 2021                             February 2022
                     Friday, 18th March 2022 May 2022

 

Community Council Local Grant Scheme (CC LGS)

Established Community Councils in the ANCBC area of benefit have annual amounts of money to administer a Local Grants Scheme (CC LGS). See CC LGS page for full information.

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£85,000 Grants Awarded to Nine community groups and charities in Annandale & Nithsdale · 13th November 2020 at 4:07 pm

[…] Since launching in Spring 2015, the ANCBC main fund has awarded over £1.4 million in grants to 153 projects across the 42 community council areas that make up the area of benefit and over £250,000 has been awarded in local grants to community councils. The next deadline for applications is Friday 4th December 2020. You can find out more and download an application form from the main fund page http://www.ancbc.co.uk/main-fund/. […]

Over £85,000 awarded to nine in Annandale and Eskdale · 16th November 2020 at 3:28 pm

[…] Since launching in Spring 2015, the ANCBC main fund has awarded over £1.4 million in grants to 153 projects across the 42 community council areas that make up the area of benefit and over £250,000 has been awarded in local grants to community councils. The next deadline for applications is Friday 4th December 2020. You can find out more and download an application form from the main fund page http://www.ancbc.co.uk/main-fund/. […]

Over £68,000 in ANCBC grants awarded in Spring 2021 · 12th March 2021 at 12:38 pm

[…] Since opening in Spring 2015, the ANCBC fund has awarded over £1.8 million to projects across the 42 community council areas that make up the area of benefit. The next deadlines for applications are Friday 19th March 2021 and then Thursday 29th July 2021. You can find out more and download an application form over on our main fund page http://www.ancbc.co.uk/main-fund/. […]

Over £68,000 in ANCBC grants awarded in Spring · 16th March 2021 at 2:38 pm

[…] The next deadlines for applications are Friday and then Thursday July 29. You can find out more and download an application form at http://www.ancbc.co.uk/main-fund/. […]