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UK Community Renewal Fund: Call for Project Ideas

The UK Community Renewal Fund is a UK Government programme. It aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK to pilot programmes and new approaches to prepare for the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. This is a government funding programme that will begin in 2022.


This £220 million fund will invest in skills, community and place, local business, and supporting people into employment.


Kent County Council and Medway Council are seeking bids from organisations wishing to deliver activity in Kent/Medway as part of the UK Community Renewal Fund.


• Grants of up to £3 million are available for project activity in 2021/22.
• 90% of funding available through the UK Community Renewal Fund is revenue funding.



The deadline for Kent-based applications is 9am on Tuesday 4 May. Early submission is encouraged.
Please go to this Kent County Council’s webpage for full details: here



Please go to Medway Council’s webpage for their deadline and for how to apply for Medway-based project: here

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