Funding Opportunities Bulletin

The Gloucestershire Alliance produces the Funding Opportunities Bulletin on behalf of Gloucestershire County Council.

The bulletin provides information on key funding opportunities available in Gloucestershire. This list is not exhaustive and is updated regularly. You can see the latest version here.

Please let us know if you are successful in receiving funding because of something you have seen listed in the bulletin.  This is important in helping us monitor how effectiveness the bulletin is – thank you. You can email us

If you would like to receive an email alert when a new funding bulletin is available, please email the Alliance at  This service is only available for organisations that are based in and operate in Gloucestershire.

Cheltenham Lottery

Purpose: Cheltenham Borough Council is launching an online weekly lottery with tickets going on sale on 8 October and the first draw taking place on 9 November. All good causes supported by the lottery will benefit Cheltenham and its residents.

Who can apply: Local organisations that provide community activities or services within Cheltenham, which are of benefit to the residents of Cheltenham.

Funding: 60% of all ticket sales from the Cheltenham Lottery will be allocated to local good causes. 50% will be allocated to groups that sign-up to take part and 10% to the No Child Left Behind year of action on child poverty.

How to sign up: apply at There are no set up costs or admin fees.  Good causes keep 50% of all ticket sales from their dedicated Cheltenham Lottery webpage.

Further information: