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Grants & Funding

To date Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council have allocated hundreds of grants to local residents and groups.

Grants are available for qualifying residents and groups throughout the Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council area and can be accessed and applied for through our Online Funding Hub.

Funding Hub

Current Grants

Community Grants 19-20

Small Seeding and/or Insurance and Small Activity and/or Insurance Grants for 1 April 2019 - 31 March 2020 are now open for application.

View Community Grants 19-20

Leisure Grants Programme 19/20

Leisure Grant applications reopen on 1st April 2019.

View Leisure Grants Programme 19/20

Arts Grants Programme18-19

Arts grants for Groups and Individuals are now open for the current financial year.

View Arts Grants Programme18-19

Heritage Grants Programme18-19

Heritage Groups and Heritage Individuals are now open for the current financial year.

View Heritage Grants Programme18-19

Corporate Events Sponsorship 19-20

Council sponsorship for events (maximum of £10,000 per event) that will take place in the Borough. Please scroll down for more information.

View Corporate Events Sponsorship 19-20

Mrs Joan Christie CVO OBE Grants

The Council has established the Mrs Joan Christie CVO OBE Legacy Bursary Scheme which will support young people to Believe, Achieve and Succeed.

View Mrs Joan Christie CVO OBE Grants

Good Relations Grant 19-20

This grant is now open for applications and will close at 12 noon on 30 September 2019

View Good Relations Grant 19-20

Corporate Events Sponsorship

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council invites applications from event organisers to apply for Council sponsorship for events that will take place in the Borough.  Sponsorship will be awarded up to a maximum of £10,000 per event, subject to applicants demonstrating evidence of need and subject to the Council’s available budget for this sponsorship programme.
The closing date for applications: This is a competitive, rolling call for applications with no closing date and is subject to available budget. The Council will consider proposals as they are submitted and applications will be assessed and brought to the first available Council meeting for approval. Applicants are asked to note the calendar of Full Council meetings, which are published on the Council’s website and be aware that reports and accompanying papers are normally issued at least one week prior to the meeting.
2019-20 Programme

Completed forms must be returned to Natasha Donald via natasha.donald@antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk
Please note handwritten forms will not be accepted
For further information please contact:
Natasha Donald (Tourism & Regeneration Assistant)
T. 028 9034 0000

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