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Carraig Gheal Wind Farm

Application Forms and Guidance

The Carraig Gheal Wind Farm Community Benefit fund is divided between two funding schemes; a micro grant scheme with awards of grants up to £250 available to individuals, constituted and non-constituted groups and the main grant scheme with awards of up to £7,000 available to constituted groups only. The two grant schemes are administered and managed by GreenPower. All enquiries about the schemes should be made to Jennie Cowley at

Applications for both grant schemes must comply with detailed funding criteria, along with the GreenPower Carraig Gheal Wind Farm Community Benefit Management Plan. These details and the application forms for both funds can be obtained by emailing Jennie issues all application forms and receives all completed applications. Should you have any queries or require any guidance on the application process please contact Jennie who will be happy to help you.

The current round of funding for main grants is now open from 1st November 2018 with the closing date being 31st January 2019. The Steering Group will meet in March 2019 to decide which grants will be funded.

More information on the management and decision making process for both funds can be found here.