Grant giving

Grant Giving 2022

Our 2022 Frome Community Lottery Grants round is now closed.

Grant Giving 2023

Our grant round for 2023 will run from January through March. Further details will be shared in the Winter.

Eligibility to apply

To be eligible to apply for a Frome Community Lottery grant your organisation must be registered in one of the towns/villages/ parishes identified here.

All Frome Community Lottery grants are for capital expenditure only, and must be for the benefit of communities in the eligible towns/ villages/ parishes identified here.

Please contact us if you would like to know more about what constitutes as capital expenditure.

The full grant criteria is set out below:

  • The grant is to be spent to benefit all or part of the community in the designated geographical area of Frome and surrounds.
  • The funding is for a specific purpose which improves an existing or develops a new community facility.
  • The funding is for capital expenditure only (this does not include general running costs, wages, consumables, maintenance).
  • The funding is not for the exclusive benefit of an individual person, family or household.
  • The project funded is not divisive or controversial in the local community.
  • The funding does not take the place of government or other statutory funding.

Locations eligible to apply for a grant

Batcombe
Beckington
Berkley
Buckland Dinham
Coleford
Frome
Great Elm
Hemington
Holcombe
Kilmersdon
Lullington
Mells
Norton St Philip
Nunney
Rode
Selwood
Stratton on the Fosse
Tellisford
Trudoxhill
Upton Noble
Wanstrow
Whatley
Witham Friary