• People suffering from domestic abuse or who are at a time of need or crisis;

    Projects working with people suffering from drug and alcohol abuse

    People who are homeless

    If you have a project we could help, send an EXPRESSION OF INTEREST today.

  • The Carers Support (Guildford) Fund

    Small grants are available for carers in need who live in the borough of Guildford
    in order to provide them with a respite from their caring role.

    Find out More

  • Sports

    Funding to help people to access and enjoy sport who would not otherwise have the opportunity.

    If you have a project we could help, send an Expression of Interest today.

  • Youth Social Action

    The #Iwill campaign supports programmes of activities and support for young people all aimed at developing their skills and confidence as volunteers in their community.

    Application Deadline Friday 7th July

    Find out more here

  • Grassroots

    Grants for small capital costs or one-off items to improve or extend existing services and infrastructure, or to help develop a new initiative in Waverley.

    If you have a project we could help, send an Expression of Interest today.

  • Arts

    We are looking for projects which widen participation in music for young people.

    If you have a project we could help, send an Expression of Interest today.

  • Open Now for Applications

    We accept applications all through the year

    If you have a project we could help, send an Expression of Interest today.


What would you like to do, and how much you would like to apply for?

We support local charities, community and voluntary groups in Surrey whose work benefits our communities. We welcome applications from both new and established groups and also have two funds that award grants to support individuals.

We have over 60 grant making funds, each has their own priorities and criteria. Instead of applying to the separate funds, our Expression of Interest form is designed to save you time. Our grants team will review your request against all those criteria and advise you if we have a donor fund which may be interested in supporting your project.

Grants in 4 easy steps

  1. Send us an Expression of Interest. Tell us what you want to do and how much you would like to apply for.
  2. Complete the Online Application Form and attach your supporting documents.
  3. Wait to hear – we aim to give you a decision within 3 months of the deadline
  4. Report back on your project. If you receive a grant we will ask you to send us an End of Grant report.
  • 2016/17 Awards

  • 389grants

  • £1,116,598

  • Total awarded in grants to date (Since Establishing)
  • Total number of grants awarded to date (Since establishing)
  • Applications received this year that have been awarded funding

Expression of Interest Form

We recommend you read our Application Guidance notes before submitting an Expression of Interest.

Please note that we do not award retrospective grants – be sure to allow plenty of time to go through the grants process. For groups applying we would recommend you allow a minimum of 3 months. The process for individuals can be turned around quicker but please do still allow plenty of time, the process can take up to 2 months.


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