UKSPF and REPF Funding Opportunities

We are currently accepting expressions of interest (EOI) for projects to be delivered from April 2024 across one or more of the following three themes:

  • Tourism and Visitor Economy: funding to support new and improved heritage and culture sites and/or projects to support the local visitor economy
  • Rural Communities: funding to support new and improved community assets in rural areas to enable residents to access social, physical or cultural opportunities
  • People and Skills: funding for volunteering or enrichment projects that provide support to communities at risk of, or already considered NEET (aged 11+) OR funding for projects that provide tailored support for local employers to up-skill their workforce or progress within the employment by addressing local skills gaps

Local organisations wanting to apply must submit an EOI by no later than 5pm 15th January 2024 in accordance with the guidance and template provided here: Guidance & EOI Template 24-25 [184kb]. Please ensure to read this guidance thoroughly before submitting an EOI.

Please email if you have any queries.


Organisations seeking funding under £20,000 may be able to apply for alternative funding through Newark and Sherwood Community Grant Scheme.