• HS2 Funds


    Groundwork is working with High Speed Two (HS2) to deliver HS2 Community and Business Funds to help with the disruption that will be caused by the construction. High Speed Two (HS2) is a new, high speed rail network which is being developed and promoted by HS2 Ltd. HS2 is being constructed in two phases: Phase […]

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  • One Stop – Community Partnership

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    Groundwork is working with One Stop Stores Ltd to administer the One Stop Community Partnership programme. Successful applicants will receive an initial grant of up to £1,000 and begin a partnership with their local One Stop store. This programme is designed to support community groups or organisations operating within two miles of a One Stop […]

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  • Comic Relief


    If you have submitted a Round 1 application, please expect to hear from us by the end of May 2022. The Comic Relief Community Fund is supporting community led organisations with an income of less than £250,000 to deliver projects within four strategic themes. We are pleased to be managing this new fund on behalf […]

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  • One Stop Scholarship Programme

    We are pleased to be working alongside One Stop to support social mobility through the One Stop Scholarship programme for a second year. The One Stop Scholarship Programme will support young people, who are self-supporting or from low income backgrounds, through University. Candidates will receive financial support and real life work experience throughout their studies […]

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  • Enterprise Development Programme

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    Groundwork has joined the Enterprise Development Programme (EDP) as an Environmental Partner to support charities and social enterprises operating in the environment sector to become more sustainable. Organisations are invited to apply for the programme to receive tailored support to help grow their business or enterprise. Groundwork will work closely alongside a cohort of environmental […]

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  • Boost – Choose Now, Change Lives

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    The Boost ‘Choose Now Change Lives programme’ has been launched as part of Boost’s anniversary celebrations. To celebrate, Boost will be offering community grants to support a range of community groups and organisations. The grants will be managed by Groundwork, a specialist charity working locally and nationally to transform lives in the UK’s most disadvantaged […]

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  • ESF Community Grants

    The programme is now closed for applications. Groundwork is working in Coventry & Warwickshire and West Yorkshire to deliver ‘ESF Community Grants’ – a programme offering funding pots of between £5,000 to £20,000 to small and voluntary organisations to help unemployed people advance towards employment, education and training. ESF Community Grants is funded by the […]

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  • Neighbourhood Planning

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    Please note: This programme will reopen for applications in April 2022. Groundwork is working with the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities to deliver the Neighbourhood Planning programme that helps local groups to develop a neighbourhood plan. Neighbourhood Planning was introduced in the Localism Act 2011. It is an important and powerful tool that […]

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Regional grants

London-only, Manchester-only and South of England-only grants are also available.