Fraisthorpe Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

The Fraisthorpe Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund is being made available by Octopus Solutions, the developers of the Fraisthorpe wind farm, to support projects that improve the local quality of life and community resources for residents who live in the parish council areas of Barmston and Fraisthorpe, Carnaby and part of the area served by Bridlington town council that sits south of the Spa.

Fraisthorpe Map of area of benefit

Priority will be given to projects that:

  • Enhance quality of life for local residents
  • Contribute to vibrant, healthy, successful and sustainable communities
  • Promote community spirit and encourage community activity

Size of grants

Grants are available of between £500 and £10,000

Please note there are 2 separate application forms, one for small grants up to £5,000 and one for large grants over £5,001


Who can apply?

Please read our ‘How to Apply’ page for information on general eligibility


How to apply?

Before applying, please read the Fraisthorpe Wind Farm Guidance Notes for  this grant scheme carefully.

Applications are only considered complete when all supporting documentation has been received either attached to the online application or posted to the office as paper copies.


When to apply?

The fund is currently closed. Please check back early 2020 for information on the future rounds.


Recently awarded grants

Fraisthorpe Grants Awarded 2018

Areas covered