Community & leisure grants
Community activities grant: max £500
For community groups wishing to develop arts, heritage or community-based projects in West Oxfordshire which contribute to the health and wellbeing of residents and quality of community life.
This scheme is currently closed to applications. A second round will open in August 2019 with a deadline in late September. Further details will be published here in due course.
Community facilities grant: max £50,000
For community led capital projects for the improvement/enhancement of existing community facilities and the procurement of new facilities/equipment for example for village halls, play areas, sports club equipment.
Application deadlines: 5pm on 15 April and 9 September 2019.
Community revenue grant: max £5,000
Community revenue grant: £1,000 (minimum) to £5,000 (higher awards possible in limited cases).
For relevant voluntary and community organisations that support the achievement of the Council’s priority aims.
Application deadline: The deadline for the annual round of applications is Friday 1 February 2019 (for 2019/20 financial year). Where funding remains after the annual application round, applications will be considered on an ongoing basis.
Individual development in sport, active recreation and play grant: max £200
For organisations to develop their workforce capacity through coaching, officiating and playwork.
Application deadline: Applications are considered on an on-going basis.
GLL Sport Foundation: £50-£1,250
For athletes participating at county level and above. Award winners also gain free access to our leisure facilities. Run in partnership with the Sports awards (Coach of the Year, Sports Club of the Year and Unsung Hero). For more information about the Sports awards please see the Sport and fitness page
Application deadline: Wednesday 20 February 2019.
Grants given in 2018/19
Please see below for a list of grants we made to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in 2018/19: