Prince's Coutryside Fund open for applications

Monika Reichelt

The Prince's Countryside Fund has opened for another round of applications on Thursday 3d March -  Apply here.

Grants of up to £25,000 are available for community-led projects that improve the long-term viability and resilience of the rural communities. 

You can now apply for one of the following funds:

  • Supporting Rural Communities -  awarding £500,000 each year to support projects that enhance the viability and sustainability of rural communities.

  • Rural Start-Up Fund - an opportunity for rural businesses to receive financial support as they embark on a new business venture.

 Since The Prince’s Countryside Fund was founded in 2010, it has supported 407 projects, including community spaces, transport schemes and training and skills projects.

The Prince’s Countryside Fund’s new strategy for 2021 to 2024 builds on a strong foundation of activity and continues to evolve and grow to enable family farms to thrive, build confident rural communities and inspire support.

Visit the PCF website for more information and case studies to see the impact their support has had so far.