Funding Opportunities

Find out about the latest funding opportunities available for CCF contingents and individual cadets.

CCFA Grant Programmes

The Combined Cadet Force Association, through its membership scheme, investments and individual donors, is able to support a variety of grant programmes. These grants are available to all CCF contingents to support a variety of activities that enhance the cadet experience.

Grants for individuals

Grants are awarded up to £350 per cadet on a termly basis by the CCFA Grants Committee in support of activities which would not ordinarily be funded by an individual cadet’s contingent.

For more information about this grant programme, please review the guidance notes. To apply please download the application form here.

Grants for groups

Grants are awarded up to £750 per activity on a termly basis by the CCFA Grants Committee in support of activities which would not ordinarily be funded by the Chain of Command, both at regional and national level.

For more information about this grant programme, please review the guidance notes. To apply please download the application form here.

Application Deadlines

All grant applications will be reviewed three times a year, the decline for applications in 2021(22) are:

- Round One - by mid-day on Tuesday 1 June 2021 (CLOSED)

- Round Two - by mid-day on Monday 1 November 2021

- Round Three - by mid-day on Tuesday 1 March 2022

Applications are to be submitted electronically to grants@combinedcadetforce.org.uk.

Please note that the CCFA Grants Committee will accept grant applications outside of committee if the need arises.