North Somerset Older People’s Community Grant

St. Monica Trust

This grant programme is open for applications all year.

Maximum grant awarded:
The average grant award size is £10,000

This grant programme is open to all groups in North Somerset that offer activities and projects supporting older people.

What can you apply for?

To be eligible for a grant from the North Somerset Older People’s Community Grant Programme your work/activity must benefit older people in North Somerset. The project should aim to reduce social isolation.

Who can apply?

North Somerset Older People’s Community Grants are targeted at older people’s organisations with charitable aims where a small amount of money can make a significant difference. Applicants must be based and working in North Somerset.

There are no limits to the size of organisation which may apply for a North Somerset Older People’s Community Grant, however,  priority will be given to smaller groups with an average income less than £500,000.  If your organisation is holding significant financial reserves, you will need to make it clear why these reserves cannot be used to cover the cost of the activity.

Please download and read the guidelines below before applying for a grant.


Apply online using the link below. You can return to your online application form as many times as is needed, and save it as you go along. The online application link can also be shared with colleagues, or other parties, if more than one person needs to contribute to the application. Alternatively you can request a hard copy application by post by contacting our office.