Here you will find a list of links to Grants available for churches and building projects.

GrantNetGrant Net is a comprehensive database of grants, funding and awards provided by an external company called Grant Finder.  It allows you to search for available funding from more than 8000 possible sources as well as useful tips and advice on funding and related matters.  Your search will automatically be reported to a contact in the Diocesan Office.

Before you Start…

You might find this document useful to identify the precise nature of your project, and to help focus on potential funders

To avoid the common pitfalls which make applications fail read the GRANTfinder Funding Survey

It’s worth pointing out that some funders will make grants available to different types of project so it’s worth looking at each of the trusts.

Diocesan Grants

The Diocesan Grants Committee is available for Churches to make applications for funding. Here you can download the application form and guidance notes.

Funding is available for projects relating to mission, ministry, buildings, work with young people and other aspects of parish life. You can use this one form for any type of application.

Funding for Alpha Courses

Funding for Community Projects

Funding for Young People

Funding for the Clergy

Isla Johnson Trust c/o Representative Body

Funding for Church Building Projects


Work to the Church Hall

General Funding

Repairs to Bells

Funding for Church Music

Welsh Church Acts Fund (see above)