Rookery South Community Trust Fund

Location:

Ampthill; Brogborough; Cranfield; Houghton Conquest; Lidlington; Marston Moreteyne; Maulden; Millbrook; Stewartby and Wootton

Total Grants Available:

c.£190,000 in Year 1, c.£65,000 from Year 2 onwards

Fund Provided by:

Rookery South Limited

The Rookery South Community Trust Fund (CTF) uses monies provided by Rookery South Limited in relation to its energy recovery facility, located near Stewartby in Bedfordshire,

The company’s donations are for a minimum of 25 years (from 2022) or until the closure of the energy recovery facility, whichever is the sooner.

Project Locations

Not-for-profit organisations with projects located in the following Parishes: Ampthill; Brogborough; Cranfield; Houghton Conquest; Lidlington; Marston Moreteyne; Maulden; Millbrook; Stewartby and Wootton may apply for grants, subject to the Rookery South Community Trust Fund eligibility requirements.

Amount You Can Apply For

In 2022, there are the following grant levels:

a) Medium grants between £2,500 and £10,000 (c. 50% of total budget)
b) Large grants between £10,000 and £30,000 (c. 50% of total budget)

Closing Dates

There are two funding rounds each year and the closing dates for 2022 are:

Closing date
7 September 2022
Decisions by:
Mid November 2022
Closing date:
8 March 2023
Decisions by:
End May 2023
Important Notes

The Rookery South Community Trust Fund uses an online application process. Applications in other formats will not, therefore, be accepted.

If your group is not able to complete an online application form due to specific communication requirements, please contact GrantScape so that we can help you with alternative arrangements.

Applications received after a closing date will be automatically submitted to the next funding round, if available