How to apply for a grant from the Near Neighbours Small Grants Fund.

To apply for a Near Neighbours grant, please do the following:

  • Check that your ideas fit our criteria.
  • Speak with your local Near Neighbours Coordinator about your idea. Your co-ordinator is here to support you and help you apply. 
  • Start the application form.
  • Your local Coordinator will put you in touch with your local Church of England vicar, who can act in an advisory role in support of your application.
  • Return your application to your local Near Neighbours Co-ordinator.  They will review it locally and may offer you recommendations, before forwarding it to the Near Neighbours central office for final assessment.
  • Your application will be assessed centrally. Near Neighbours aim to make a decision within 14 days of receiving all information relevant to your application.