Application Procedure

Before applying please ensure that you meet the eligibility criteria for the grants programme that you have selected to apply under. You will need to cash flow the project and pay for all items/works upfront before claiming this back from us, although you can have more than one claim date (up to a maximum of three) depending on the size of your project and duration. For helpful tips, please see our Frequently Asked Questions section.

We will now take you through the application procedure step by step. Please click on each of the following links below to learn more about how to apply. The first step is the Project Enquiry.

Application Stages

Stage 1 – Project Enquiry

Stage 2 – Expression of Interest

Stage 3 – Full Application

Stage 4 – Appraisal

Stage 5 – The  Decision Making Panel

Stage 6 – Your Grant Funding Agreement

Stage 7 – Claiming Your Grant