Potato Pot Community Benefit Fund

Potato Pot Community Benefit Fund


Dean Civil Parish, Cumbria

Total Grants Available:

£18,900 per year

Fund Provided by:

Potato Pot Wind Farm Ltd

The wind farm was developed by Airvolution Energy and is now owned by Potato Pot Wind Farm Ltd.

The turbines became operational by the end of 2015.

Please also look at our Useful Links page to help you find other sources of funding, or more general funding advice, in your area.

Potato Pot Wind Farm Ltd has committed £18,900 per year for community grants.

To qualify for a grant, your project will need to be located within 4km from the turbines. The map below outlines this area.

Potato Pot Map

The Fund

The Fund allows groups to apply for grants between £250 and £9,000.

There will be one application round to apply to each year. However, additional rounds may be established if not all of the funding is allocated.

The next deadline date is Wednesday 17 July 2019. Please click below to read the full criteria and details of how to apply:

Decision Making

A local Community Advisory Panel (CAP) will be established to help decide how the grants will be allocated. More information about this will be available shortly.

Grants Awarded

To find out which organisations were previously awarded grants, please click here