Apply for a Peak Leader grant

Projects can be submitted using the outline application form from 1 January to 31 March 2017 across all priorities outlined in the Local Development strategy.

To help and assist applicants, we have published the Peak Leader applicant handbook and step-by-step summary document.

Timescales

There are currently no funding rounds open. Notification will be published by 30 June 2017 on future funding, dependent on budget availability.

  • Outline applications accepted up to 31 March 2017.
  • Assessment of outline applications completed April/May 2017.
  • Decision on outline applications May/June 2017.
  • Full applications submitted by 31 July 2017.
  • Assessment of full applications September/October 2017.
  • Decision on full applications November 2017.
  • Contracts signed November 2017.

These timescales may be subject to change and further calls for projects will be dependent on budget availability following assessment of the outline applications with a deadline of 31 March 2017.

All outline applications should be submitted to:

Outline applications from the forestry sector can be accepted at any point. Please speak to the leader manager about timescales.

Links to useful documents

The following documents are in Portable Document Format (PDF). You can download software to view PDF documents for free from the Adobe website (opens in a new window)

The following document is in Word format. You can download software to view Word documents for free from the Word viewer page (opens in a new window) of the Microsoft website.

The following document is in Excel format. You can download software to view Excel documents for free from the Excel viewer page (opens in a new window) of the Microsoft website.