Biffa Award: Funding Biodiversity projects and more!

Biffa Awards which are part of the Landfills Communities Fund have announced that grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 are available to not for profit for community buildings and re-building biodiversity projects.

Under the Re-building Biodiversity funding stream grants are available to support site-based projects that protect and enhance biodiversity across the UK, particularly those concentrating on species and habitats that have been identified as a priority in Biodiversity Action Plans as well as green spaces, woodland walks, play areas, sports facilities and community gardens, etc. To be eligible the project site must be within 15 miles of a significant Biffa operation.

As well as the ‘re-building Biodiversity’ funding, Biffa have grant funding available for projects surrounding; community building, recreation and partnership.

There is a two-stage application process and the closing date for submitting an Expression of Interest is the 13th August 2018.

Find out more about the full criteria of the funding, and how to apply, by visiting the Biffa Award website.