5. Grant Schemes
What grant schemes are available under the UK Shared Prosperity Fund?
Funding from the Net Zero Innovation, Sustainable Tourism and Cultural programmes - along with funding received from the Rural England Prosperity Fund (REPF) - has been allocated to the following three grant schemes:
Culture, Leisure and Tourism Fund - Grants for community organisations with a culture and leisure focus to purchase equipment to decarbonise their premises. Grants for a limited number of tourism businesses to decarbonise or improve their accessibility. This fund combines both UKSPF and REPF funding for 2023/24 and 2024/25.
Innovation and Resilience Fund (Round 2 and 3) - Grants for rural businesses, farms and businesses with a net zero focus to purchase equipment which will enable job creation or improved productivity. This fund combines both UKSPF and REPF funding for 2023/24 and 2024/25.
Creative East Devon Fund - Grants for community organisations to support small-scale cultural and arts projects in East Devon. This scheme will be funded through the Cultural Programme for 2023/24.
What grants can I apply for?
The Creative East Devon Fund is currently open and will close on Friday the 15th of November.
Further rounds of the Innovation and Resilience Fund and the Culture, Leisure and Tourism Fund will open at a later date.