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Quixwood Moor Wind Farm Community Fund provides funding for capital items, improvements to community buildings, biodiversity and habitat conservation projects, energy conservation and revenue for community based or led projects in the area of the Quixwood Wind Farm.
Who can apply?
The geographical boundaries for fund eligibility will normally
be restricted to the ward areas of Grantshouse Community Council and Abbey St
Bathans, Bonkyll and Preston Community Council. Projects from adjoining
community councils may also be eligible provided that if it can be shown that
local people from the two community councils above can also benefit from these
Size of Grant
Grants of up to £5,000 (up to £10,000 in exceptional
circumstances) are available for community
organisations that provide projects or activities that fall within the
following key themes:
supporting health and well-being
encouraging rural regeneration
providing amenities for community use
delivering education and training, employment and/or social welfare
promoting energy efficiency, environmental protection, or landscape conservation
no closing dates for applications and they can be submitted at any time.
will meet four times a year in March, June, October, January
receive a decision within 2 weeks after the panel meetings