From 2017 there will be one grant programme, the Open Programme, offering grants of between £1,000 and £30,000.
From 2017 the DCT will no longer be offering the Small and
Strategic Grant Programmes. Instead there will be one programme, the Open
Programme, offering grants of between £1,000 and £30,000. Grants will be
awarded under four theme areas:
- education and skills;
- community cohesion and
- health and wellbeing;
- and strengthening the DCT
In addition to the Open Programme the DCT will be inviting
organisations to apply forcore grants of for up to three years. This
funding can be used to support staff salaries, overheads or operational costs
to sustain delivery of core services and enable the organisations growth.
The Open Programme will open for applications in December
2016 with a closing date in March 2017 and invitations to apply for a core
grant will be sent in January 2017. All grants will be awarded in May 2017.
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