Small Grant Funding

This workshop is now full. Due to demand we are running Small Grant Funding again on 19th July. Please book your place here.

Event aims

If you are looking for funding opportunities below £10,000 then this is the workshop for you.

Our funding expert, Nicky Smith, will talk you through how to identify the right source of funding for your group and how to increase your chances of making a successful application.

This workshop aims to improve your knowledge of a wide range of small grant funding pots.

This live, interactive training will be delivered over Zoom.

Our funding workshops are popular, please book early to avoid disappointment.

Who should attend?

This training is ideal for small community groups that are new to applying for grant funding. If you are seeking project funding and don’t know where to start looking then this workshop will help you take that first step.

Please note this training is currently only available to organisations and groups based in North Yorkshire or delivering services within North Yorkshire, this excludes the city of York.

What will you learn?

During this training session you will develop your understanding of:

  • The range of small grants available to community groups.
  • How to identify the need for your project and how to describe it.
  • How and where to search for funding.
  • Awareness of common mistakes in applications.
  • Understand the basics in writing an attractive application

About the trainer

Nicky Smith has 16 years’ experience as a funding advisor, securing funding for many voluntary organisations including village halls, play areas, health and social care groups and youth clubs across North Yorkshire.

How to book

Please scroll down to book your place. Bookings deadline date is Monday 28 June, 5pm.

If you have any questions about the training please contact the Community Support Team or telephone 01904 704 177.

If you have any questions about booking or invoicing please contact or telephone 01904 704 177.


Attendees can receive refunds for cancellations up to 7 days before the event date.


This training event has a set fee of £5 (including VAT).

See our Terms and Conditions for more information.

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