Somerset Funding Portal

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Welcome to the Somerset Funding Portal

Here you will find the latest local, regional and national funding information for Somerset’s Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector.

Regional funding opportunities

A number of regional funding opportunities are available from Somerset County Council, Somerset Community Foundation and you local District Councils. For a full list of Somerset's regional funders, please click here.

Funding opportunities by category

Animal Welfare

Arts & Culture

Children, Young People & Families

Community Development


Education & Training

Environment & Energy

Health, Social Care & Wellbeing

Heritage & Conservation


Older People


Other sources of funding information can be found here.

Funders included in this portal will fund capital and revenue/core costs. For a definition of these and other funding terms download a copy of our Fundraising Jargon Buster.

Please note, some funders appear in more than one listing as their funds cover multiple categories.

For the latest funding news you can also sign up to receive our regular e-newsletter via the link at the bottom of this page, and join the Spark Somerset Funding Support Facebook Group.

To get in touch about any of funding opportunities included in the portal and discuss how we can support you to make an application, please complete this form.