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East Midlands Airport Community Fund Opens for Applications (East Midlands)

The latest round of the East Midlands Airport Community Fund is open to applications from communities around East Midlands airport. Charities, community groups and other not-for-profit organisations can apply for grants of up to £2,000 for projects that have a long-lasting community, social or environmental benefit.

In order for an application to be successful, it must meet at least one of the following objectives:

  • provide help to community groups which are supporting vulnerable people during the Covid-19 outbreak;
  • bring the community closer together through facilities for sport, recreation and other leisure-time activities;
  • support young people to prepare for employment;
  • offer environmental improvement and/or heritage conservation;
  • improve awareness of environmental issues;
  • and encourage and/or protect wildlife.

The next closing date for applications is the 21st June 2021.

 

Useful Links:

Community Fund Brochure

2020 EMA Community Fund Report

23rd April 2021