Our Grants

To date, the North Yard Community Trust has distributed over £730,000 to more than 90 local projects.

 The Trust funds projects that benefit people living in the North Yard Community Trust area. Projects from a wide range of categories can be supported including improving public spaces, youth facilities, public health schemes, well-being initiatives, energy efficiency initiatives, improving underused land, sustainable transport, restoration of historic buildings and regeneration projects.

How to Apply

We make it really easy to apply, just follow the three simple steps below…

1. Check you meet our guidelines

Anyone in Plymouth can apply; however, the project must benefit the communities of Barne Barton, Kings Tamerton, St Budeaux, Keyham and parts of Weston Mill (See Map).

2. Gather supporting evidence

The Trust will look for evidence on why your project is needed, what support you have for your project and how your project will benefit the communities of the NYCT area. 

3. Complete our application form

You can download our application forms from this page. Once you have submitted your application form, your application will be discussed by the Trust.

Community Grant

This grant is for organisations looking for £500 or less of funding for their project. This grant can be applied for up to three times per year

Small Grant

This grant is for organisations looking for £2,000 or less of funding for their project.

General Grant

This grant is for organisations looking for £2,000 or more of funding for their project.

Recent Grants

Here’s how our grants have made a difference in our local communities…

Trustee Vacancies

Trustee Vacancies

The Trust has two vacant Trustee positions on the Board; one to represent Weston Mill and one to represent St Budeaux. The role will require you to serve as an ambassador for the charity promoting the understanding and recognition of, and support for, the North Yard...

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Stumblers & Tumblers

Stumblers & Tumblers

Thanks to a grant from North Yard Community Trust, Colebrook SW was able to deliver a mums and tots group at the William Sutton Memorial Hall which the parents named Stumblers and Tumblers. The project was set up in response to research which suggested that those...

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Get in touch.

Want to find out more about The North Yard Community Trust or the grants we offer? Use our simple contact form to get in touch today.