Priority will be given to applications originating from within Blyth, Cambois, East Bedlington and Seaton Valley. Consideration will also be given to applications for funding originating from outside the Priority Area, as long as people living within the priority area can benefit.

The permitted purposes of the fund are as follows:

  • capital, activities and development
  • access to training and /or educational activities for disadvantaged gifted and talented young people
  • access to amateur sport or the arts for disadvantaged gifted and talented young people
  • sustainable development by the promotion of sustainable means of achieving economic growth and regeneration


The Fund will consider applications between £500 and £10,000, in exceptional circumstances application will be considered for up to £20,000.The closing date for applications is 10th December.


Full details are available on the Community Foundation's website.