Thursday 21st May 2020

A single round ‘Forces Communities Together’ programme, funded through the Armed Forces Covenant Fund will award small grants up to £10,000 with applications open until 30 June. This will be towards creative and engaging projects, that can be delivered under social restrictions, for people from Armed Forces communities who are isolated as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.


To be eligible to apply, your organisation must be:

  • a registered charity or Community Interest Company (CIC) and able to show that you have three or more unrelated Trustees/directors
  • a school
  • an Armed Forces unit or base.

You cannot apply if you are any of the following.

  • An individual
  • A local authority and similar organisation – but you could work with one of the types of organisation listed above as a delivery partner.

What’s available

Grants of up to £10,000 for six-month projects beginning no later than mid-October 2020.

Applying for a grant

Additional information, guidance and FAQs on how to apply for the grant can be found on the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust website.

Front cover of the Forces Communities Together booklet

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