The Veolia Environmental Trust, has announced that the next closing date for stage 1 applications is the 25th May 2017.
Constituted, not-for-profit groups within the vicinity of a qualifying Veolia site, can apply for grants of between £5,000 and £25,000 for projects that support the natural, social and built environment. The type of activities that can be supported include:
- Community buildings and rooms: such as community centres and village halls, etc.
- Public parks, nature reserves, community gardens, footpaths, bridleways or cycle-paths
- Play and recreation areas such as skate parks, Multi Use Games Areas (MUGAs), sports grounds, pavilions or changing rooms.
There is a two-stage application process and applicants successful at stage 1 must have secured 20% of funding towards the project prior to submitting a full (stage 2) application.