Grassroots Innovation Funding

Small grants are available to local groups, to assist with the development or implementation of community based projects within the Surrey Heath area.

Community groups and voluntary organisations are invited to submit applications to Surrey Heath Borough Council (Community Services) for projects that will benefit the vulnerable and elderly and their carers.

Criteria include evidence of effective partnerships, sustainability, engagement of volunteers and neighbourhood resources. 

The deadline for submissions is set as Friday 24th March 2017

Up to £15,000 is available with any grant to be no greater than £1,000. Smaller sums may be more easily accessed should there be a large number of applicants.

Application procedure

Complete the form below returning it no later than Friday 24th March 2017 to Surrey Heath Borough Council, Community Services at the address shown above, marked for the attention of Tim Pashen, Executive Head – Community Services or by email to

Funding decisions on fully completed request forms will be made early in April and all applicants will be advised of the outcome.