£300,000 available for rural projects from The Prince’s Countryside Fund

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The Prince’s Countryside Fund is open for grant applications until February 21st 2019.

The Fund gives out grants twice a year, and projects in rural areas across the UK can apply for funding of up to £50,000 in the spring round of funding.

Set up in 2010 by HRH The Prince of Wales, the charity aims to improve the prospects of viability for rural communities and farm businesses. Every year the Fund gives out over £1 million in funding, and can support projects for up to three years.

The Fund aims to support projects that achieve the following:

– Sustaining Rural Communities

– Improving the prospects of viability for farm and rural businesses

– Supporting Aid Delivery in Emergency and Building Resilience