Apply For A Grant

The next round of grant applications from local organisations is invited from April 2024 with the closing date of midday on 31st October 2024.

The application form is available below and can be emailed to the Town Clerk at or posted to The Corner House (full address at bottom of page).

Grants will be considered based on their potential to meet the Council’s Vision and Community Objectives as well as for their benefit to the residents of Charlbury.


For Charlbury and the surrounding area to become a zero-carbon community that is thriving, inclusive, beautiful, biodiverse and sustainable now and in the future.


  • To improve health and wellbeing, inclusivity and resilience
  • To maintain a pleasant, safe and well looked-after town that all can enjoy.
  • To increase opportunities for everyone to exercise, socialise and enjoy green spaces.
  • To provide support for, and work with, Charlbury’s strong and active community

 Grant application form available here or contact the clerk for a hard copy.

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OrganisationAmount awarded Reason for grant
Thomas Gifford Trust£12,000Playing Close maintenance: to include grass cutting and strimming, yearly tree inspection and tree remedial work
Charlbury Community Workshop£300Units with storage bins for storing donated screws, nails and other small widgets to be available to the community for a donation.
Charlbury Lunch Club£700 Towards running of the Lunch Club and to enable them not to have to put up the fees charged to the members.
Grants awarded by Charlbury Town Council for 2023-2024
OrganisationAmount awarded
Thomas Gifford Trust£800
All Together in Charlbury£250
Riverside Festival£5,000
Wychwood Forest Trust£2,000
Charlbury Community Workshop£1,000
Charlbury Lunch Club£672
Grants awarded by Charlbury Town Council for 2022-23
OrganisationAmount awarded
Charlbury Football Club1000
Charlbury Pre-school435
Dementia Friendly Charlbury75
All Together in Charlbury250
Wychwood Forest Trust2000
Riverside Festival5000
Farmland Bird Aid Network250
Thomas Gifford Trust3050
Charlbury Art Society1000
Grants awarded for 2022-23