Apply for funding

Two Ridings is a regional grant maker awarding funding from funds we steward for our donors and supporters. Our aim is to make a lasting difference to local people in our communities.

Some of our funding is region-wide and some is place-based. Other funding is offered in order to tackle a specific issue or address different needs. When applying you must read the eligibility criteria and guidance notes for the funding before you apply to check it is the right funding for you.

Scroll down to see all our funding currently available in the region.  Alternatively click on the map or the area name below to bring up funding available in a specific area of Yorkshire.

Click on ‘Learn more and apply’ button of the fund you are interested in, to learn more about it.  Then read the full Guidance notes in the ‘How to apply’ section to see if your project is eligible.

Click on the pink ‘Apply Now’ button to start your application.

We are here to help

We strive to make the application process as easy and straightforward as possible. Learn more about How to Apply or check out our Frequently Asked Questions

There are lots of ways we can support you, listed after funds, but don’t hesitate to call us on 01904 929500 if you need help or email [email protected].


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Open Funds

Bettys and Taylors Group Community Fund

North Yorkshire and York
Core costs, Project costs
£5,000 - £10,000
Deadline: 01/07/2024
Funding for enabling skills development, social mobility and employability.
Learn more and apply

Community First Prime Opportunities Fund

All
Project costs
Grants up to £500
The Prime Opportunities fund supports projects and individuals working in areas of significant disadvantage which enable children and young people to maximise their potential.
Learn more and apply

Dulverton Trust Fund

All
Project costs
£500 - £5,000
Deadline: 16/08/2024
Funding to support small organisations who support youth opportunities, general welfare, conservation and preservation
Learn more and apply

Fraisthorpe Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

East Riding of Yorkshire
Core costs, Project costs
Grants up to £1,000
Apply to improve quality of life and community resources for local residents in the Fraisthorpe Wind Farm area. This includes Barmston and Fraisthorpe, Carnaby, and the part of Bridlington that sits south of the spa.
Learn more and apply

Heart of Yorkshire Fund for the Selby District

Selby
Project costs
£2,000 - £10,000
Deadline: 17/06/2024
Supporting charitable activity for the health and wellbeing, and education and training, of people in the Selby area together with improvements to the environment and sustaining community spaces,
Learn more and apply

Knabs Ridge Wind Farm Community Fund

Harrogate
Project costs
£1 - £700
Provides grants to fund charitable, educational, environmental or community projects for the benefit of residents in the area around the Knabs Ridge Wind Farm.
Learn more and apply

Sixpenny Wood Wind Farm Fund

East Riding of Yorkshire
Project costs
£1 - £500
This fund is for the benefit of the people and communities in the area around the Sixpenny Wood Wind Farm in East Yorkshire.
Learn more and apply

Funds Opening Soon

Rusholme Wind Farm Fund

Selby and East Riding of Yorkshire
Core costs, Project costs
£250 - £15,000
Deadline: 02/09/2024
You can apply for small voluntary groups to enhance and improve the communities in the parishes of Airmyn, Drax, Long Drax and Newland.
Learn more

Small Grants

North Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, York, Hull
Core costs, Project costs
£200 - £2,000
We are currently reviewing and updating our small grants process and will be opening again soon for applications.
Learn more

THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District

Harrogate
Project costs
£200 - £3,000
Supporting small local voluntary and community organisations who keep people connected with each other and their communities.
Learn more

York Community Fund

York
Project costs
Supporting vibrant and purposeful community action to improve the wellbeing of the people of York.
Learn more

Other Funds

No funds available for this location

Need help applying for funding?

You have lots of options to get support!

Read our How to Apply section

It will definitely help!

Frequently Asked Questions

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Get in touch with our friendly Grants team.
They are happy to help!

Call us on 01904 929500
Email [email protected]