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This grant programme is open for applications.
Grants from the High Sheriff of Somerset Charitable Trust (formerly Somerset Crimebeat Trust) are available for projects that give young people (up to the age of 25) the opportunity to help combat crime and the cause of crime in their communities.
You can apply to this programme for projects that:
Applicants to this programme must be based in either the Bath & North East Somerset or North Somerset area. You can apply if you are a Community or voluntary organisation, registered charity, or social enterprise. This includes unincorporated associations, charities, community interest companies, cooperatives, and industrial and provident societies.
We want the grants made from this programme to make a real difference to young people. We are particularly keen to hear from those working in our more disadvantaged communities. We will also prioritise applications that:
Most of our funding will go towards projects or activities in these priority areas. But we will also consider applications that clearly make a positive difference to disadvantaged people in other circumstances.
Apply online using the link below. You can return to your online application form as many times as you like. Though do save the form as you go along. Please read through the guidelines before applying. Also, we have further information to help you apply. See our Help & Guidance page here.
Applications can be made at any time, but are awarded quarterly by the panel. Applications should be received by 2nd February 2024 to be considered at the next panel meeting. We aim for decisions to be sent to applicants within 8 weeks of the closing date.
Please download and read the guidelines below before applying for a grant.DOWNLOAD GUIDELINES
Apply online using the link below. You can return to your online application form as many times as is needed. 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.
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