Upwell Parish Council
Grant Awards Policy
Upwell Parish Council approves a budget each year for the purpose of allocating grants to local organisations and community groups.
The following criteria must be met for a group to be considered for a grant:
Parish Council will benefit the residents of Upwell
committee made up of volunteers who are the employing body.
Individuals and businesses are not eligible for grant funding.
Scope of grants
Applications will be considered for the following purposes which must benefit
some or all of the residents of Upwell:
in a group trip or outing regardless of their incomes
purpose of the grant. The Parish Council reserves the right to reclaim
any grant not being used for the purpose specified on the application
should be supplied as requested. If the Parish Council is not satisfied
with the arrangements, they reserve the right to request a refund of
Applications should be made by completing the Grants Award Application Form and enclosing a copy of the latest set of annual accounts available for the group making the application.
For organisation, evidence of a planned budget will be required.
Applications can be accepted at any time of the year. Applicants are usually notified within two weeks of the meeting and the grant money sent by cheque the following month.
The Parish Council will ask for recognition from successful groups in the form of promotion of the Parish Council in newsletters or any press releases. The Parish Council will also recognise successful groups in its own reports to parishioners.
This policy was adopted by Upwell Parish Council at its meeting on 5th January 2017
Chairman - Prue Lester 01945 772234
Deputy Chairman - Richard Melton 01945 771974
David Pope - 01945 773054
Jill Gooch - 01945 773301
Brian Carr - 01945 774145
Chris Crofts - 01945 773519
Keith Harrison - 01945 772661
Frank Humm - 01945 773595
Chris Robinson - 07836 606098
Ros Shorting - 01945 773604
Andrew Harrison - 01945 773735
Jonathan Schultz - 07860 483578
Richard Melton - 01945 771944
Bill Pugh - 01945 773129
Your Borough Councillors Are:
David Pope -
Vivienne Spikings -
Your County Councillor is:
Harry Humphrey -
Clerk: Kate Bennett - 01945 774272
Upwell Village Hall:
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