The funding is intended to support the work of charities and organisations whose purpose fits with the objects of the Delamere Dairy Foundation for the benefit of the public, namely:
- The advancement of agriculture and of environmental protection.
- The advancement in life of young people by developing their capabilities so that they may mature as contributory members of society.
- The relief of financial hardship.
- The advancement of education.
- The relief of sickness.
Grants of between £250 and £5,000 are available.
Charities and organisations may apply once per calendar year.
If project-based funding is being applied for, then the project must last no more than 12 months.
There are usually two rounds per year, one in the Spring, the other in the Autumn.
The next deadline for applications is 29 February 2024. Decisions will be announced in April 2024 and funding will be awarded in May 2024.
Guidance notes and the online application form can be found on the Delamere Dairy Foundation website.