Grant Funding

Harwich Town Council’s grant funding scheme helps to support the activities of local ‘voluntary’ or ‘not-for-profit’ organisations within the Parish of Harwich & Dovercourt.

The grant funding scheme is open to organisations, clubs, societies and groups who help to build a sustainable community and economy for the residents of Harwich and Dovercourt.

Our Grant Funding Policy, Application Form and Evaluation Form can be downloaded below:

Grant Funding Policy

Grant Funding Application Form

Grant Evaluation Form

Grant applications are considered 4 times a year – June/July, September, December and March – and should be submitted at least 14 days prior to a meeting.  Please view our meetings calendar for meeting dates.

HTC Grant Awards

HTC funded grants 2017-18

HTC funded grants 2018-19

HTC funded grants 2019-20

HTC funded grants 2020-21

HTC funded grants 2021-22

HTC funded grants 2022-23


Alternative grant funding for Suffolk and Essex

Community grants for Suffolk and Essex 2024

A refresher on the National Landscape grants that are available imminently, including the new Landscapes for All Fund, and in the forthcoming months:



Small community grants

  • Amenity and Accessibility Fund

For the Stour Valley  – applications accepted anytime, Small grants apply for up to ~£2,000  Stour Valley Environment Fund – Dedham Vale National Landscape (


  • Community and Conservation Fund

For the Suffolk & Essex Coast & Heaths National Landscape – Open for applications now, closes for applications 11th September 2024. Apply for ~£700 Community and Conservation Fund – Suffolk & Essex Coast & Heaths National Landscape (