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N+P in East Sussex Fund

The N+P in East Sussex Fund has £15,000 each year to donate to community projects. The current round of grant funding is open. Deadline for applications is Friday 28 June 2024.

Application Criteria

We will consider applications based on the following criteria:

  • environmental sustainability

  • community involvement

  • local need

  • value for money

  • maximum £5,000

Successful applications will be those which show:

  • community participation and benefit

  • social inclusion and breadth of engagement

  • a strong benefit for the area through jobs, training, and skills.

We will not provide funding for:

  • staffing

  • maintenance

  • running costs

  • construction of new buildings
  • projects where a statutory duty applies (for example services run by the local council)

  • individuals seeking sponsorship

  • donations for charitable events (such as fun runs or sky dives)

  • projects located outside of the administrative area of the county council
  • projects seeking more than £5,000 funding

Evaluation Process

The N+P in East Sussex Board will appraise the current round of applications at the end of July 2024. The Board will include representatives of N&P Crayford MRF Ltd and East Sussex County Council.

Application Process

Organisations that want to apply for funding for suitable community projects should complete the application form and submit it to npineastsussex@npgroup.com. The latest funding round closes on 28 June 2024. 

Please contact npineastsussex@npgroup.com for more details.