Architectural Heritage Fund’s Project Development Grant (PDG) scheme is intended to assist an organisation to cover some of the costs of developing and co-ordinating a project that is essential for taking your project forward towards the goal of revitalising an historic building.
To apply for a grant you must be a formally constituted and incorporated charity or social enterprise whose members have limited liability. This includes:
- Charitable Incorporated Organisations (CIOs)
- Charitable Companies Limited by Guarantee
- Not for private profit Companies Limited by Guarantee
- Community Interest Companies (CICs) Limited by Guarantee
- Community Benefit Societies
- Parish and Town Councils
Grants of up to £30,000 can be applied for and are for project development costs only, not for onsite capital works.
Deadline: If you are applying for up to £7,500 you can apply at any time and you will get a decision within eight weeks.
If you are applying for over £7,500 up to £30,000 the deadlines are as follow:
- 23 April 2019, 9am (decision meeting on 12 June 2019)
- 29 July 2019, 9am (decision meeting on 24 September 2019)
- 21 October 2019, 9am (decision meeting on 11 December 2019)
For more information and how to apply please click here.
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