Who can apply?
Community and voluntary groups, schools or other such organisations based within ten miles of the Green Rigg Wind Farm. Priority is given to those that benefit residents from within a three-mile radius and from parishes that partly fall within the priority area: Birtley, Corsenside, Kirkwhelpington, Bavington, Chollerton.
How much can we apply for?
Grants of between £250 and £5,000 are available, with up to £9,000 in exceptional circumstances.
What can be funded?
Applicants should demonstrate that their project has community benefit and charitable aims and:
What will not be funded:
To make an application, please click apply online above
The EDF Energy Green Rigg Windfarm Community Fund The EDF ER Green Rigg Windfarm Community Benefit Fund supports applications from community and voluntary groups working within a 10-mile radius of the Wind Farm, priority is given to those within a 3-mile radius.