Pen Bryn Oer Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Pen Bryn Oer Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund


Community Council areas of Rhymney and Tredegar

Total Grants Available:

£30,000 per year

Fund Provided by:

REG Power Management

The Fund is open to new applications. There is £30,000 available each year to give out in grants.

Project locations

Projects for which grants are requested must be located within the Community Council areas of Rhymney and Tredegar.


There are two application rounds each year to apply to. The next closing date for applications is
11 April 2018. The following date is 3 October 2018.

Grant Amounts

The Fund will allow groups to apply for grants between £250 and £2,000. However, applications up to £7,500 will be considered for exceptional projects that can demonstrate a significant and wide community benefit.

Please click below to read the full criteria and how to apply:

Decision Making

Applications will be reviewed by a local Advisory Group (AG) that has been established to help decide how the grants will be allocated from the Fund. Full details of the group will provided on this page soon.

We are looking for two additional individuals to join the AG, one from each of the two Community Council areas. If you are interested in helping decide how this money will be allocated, please email a letter of introduction to GrantScape’s Chief Executive, telling us, in no more than a couple of paragraphs, a little bit about your background and why you would like to be part of the group.