Apply for a grant


Who can apply for a grant?


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Individuals or groups based in Meltham, Helme and Wilshaw.


Applications open:

Thursday 1st February 2024


Applications close:

Thursday 29th February 2024

Download an Application Form - Word

Download an Application Form - PDF

NB: grant application forms are also available from The Crossroads Shop and The Crossroads Centre in Meltham.

You can contact us about a Grant by emailing:

grants@thecrossroadsproject.co.uk


Email us about a Grant

Eligibility requirements?

1. The funds will be used for the benefit of an individual or group in Meltham, Helme and Wilshaw or you have a link to the Crossroads Centre*.

* i.e. you are a volunteer/or you have previously volunteered for the Crossroads project.

2. You/the group do not have access to other funds or savings which could cover the amount requested.

3. For grant applications, a range of diverse needs are considered including:

Alleviate poverty

(inc. stress & anxiety created by hardship)

Creative

Cultural

Health

(physical and mental)

Spiritual

Well-being

4. All applications will be considered - as long as they enable an individual or group to achieve a sense of well-being, reach their goals and engage fully in the local community.

5. Applications which will benefit many members of the local community will be prioritised.

Download an Application Form - Word

Download an Application Form - PDF

NB: grant application forms are also available from The Crossroads Shop and The Crossroads Centre in Meltham.

How it works

1. Check you are eligible to apply for a grant.

2. Download the application form

3. Prepare your application and supporting documentation.

4. Drop off/post your application to The Crossroads Centre by Thursday 29th February 2024.

5. We review your application.

6. Grant applicants are notified of the outcome.

7. If approved, the grant is issued.

Download an Application Form - Word

Download an Application Form - PDF

NB: grant application forms are also available from The Crossroads Shop and The Crossroads Centre in Meltham.

Important Information.

Just so you know.

For February 2024 grant applications, applications must be submitted to The Crossroads Centre by Thursday 29th February 2024. 

The applications will be reviewed and the grants panel is due to meet mid December 2023, to consider the applications that have been submitted.

Grant applicants will then be notified of the outcome, soon thereafter. 

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Examples of previous grants made include:

Meltham Makers Market

A grant to help with the costs of putting on Meltham Makers Markets in Meltham.

Free Skateboard Sessions at Meltham Skatepark

A grant to help support the young people of Meltham enjoy free skateboard sessions.