Funding Models

Main Grants Scheme

The Main Grants Scheme is open to all applications that are requesting funding up to £50,000 from Valencia Communities Fund. 

In Scotland, grants are available from Valencia Communities Fund for 50% of the total project cost or £25,000, whichever is lower, for projects up to £100,000. An applicant may not apply for funding for the same facility within 12 months of a successful award.

Applications in eligible areas of London and Oxfordshire are eligible for this scheme only.

Projects must be able to begin draw down of funds for completed, agreed works within 6 months of the date of the Offer Letter and fully draw down within 12 months.

Applications under this scheme will be considered by the in-house Funding Group.

Large Grants Scheme – England only

The Large Grants Scheme is open to all applications that are requesting funding between £50,001 and £100,000 from Valencia Communities Fund. Projects must be able to begin draw down of funds for completed, agreed works within 6 months of the date of the Offer Letter and fully draw down within 18 months.

Applications under the Large Grants Scheme will be considered by the Valencia Communities Fund Board of Trustees.