The Community Knowledge Fund supports community groups and organisations around the UK with grants worth between £10k and £100k. It is an open fund, supporting ideas that use the knowledge in communities to address challenges that matter locally.

The application deadline to submit Expressions of Interest has now passed

Meet our Advisory Group

The Community Knowledge Fund’s Advisory Group acts as a critical friend, bringing expertise and experience in community engagement, the R&I system, public sector, and EDI – and providing challenge and constructive feedback to support the development and growth of our programme.

Our phase one grantees

Find our more about each of the important initiatives funded through the Community Knowledge Fund.

Community Knowledge Fund awards 24 grants across the UK 

Supporting knowledge creation ‘by everyone, for everyone’, UKRI is today awarding grants totalling £240,000 to organisations and community groups.

New fund supports knowledge creation ‘by everyone, for everyone’

Community Knowledge Fund will help groups and organisations find solutions to local and national challenges by uncovering knowledge and turning great ideas into action.

Find out more

Watch the recording of one of our webinars which took place to support those interested in applying for the Community Knowledge Fund, or check out the FAQs page for more information.


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