Melton Borough Council

Community Grants - Biffa Award - Main Grants Programme

Name of Grant Biffa Award - Main Grants Programme
Funding Amount Grants of £10,000 to £75,000 are available.
Who/what is eligible for funding? Main grants are available for community projects located within the vicinity of a Biffa operation that focus on improving quality of life and fostering vibrant communities. Not-for-profit organisations can apply. To be eligible for funding the following criteria must be met: Organisations must be Environmental Bodies enrolled with ENTRUST and projects registered with ENTRUST under category D or E. - Projects must be within five miles of a significant Biffa operation or within 10 miles of an active Biffa Landfill site. - Projects must be within 10 miles of any licensed landfill site (owned by any company). - There must be full public access to the project area for a minimum of 104 days per year.
Deadline The following dates are to be confirmed: October 2016 Community Buildings and Rebuilding Biodiversity, February 2017 Rebuilding Biodiversity and Recreation, June 2017 Recreation and Community Buildings. Applications can only be made online.
Further Information http://www.biffa-award.org/