Community & leisure grants

Community activities grant: max £500

For community groups wishing to develop arts or heritage projects in West Oxfordshire.

Application deadline: 12pm on Monday 9 April 2018.

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: The deadlines are usually April and September each year.

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 was Friday 2 March 2018 (for 2018/19 financial year). A small amount of funding remains. Applications are considered on an on-going 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: The deadline is usually in February.

Grants given in 2017/18

Please see below for a list of grants we made to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in 2017/18:  

West Oxfordshire District Council
New Yatt Road
OX28 1PB