Start-up Grants

The County Start-up Grant is an addition grant to the headquarters Development Grants Board (DBG) funding and is subject to them approving a funding. For more details on the DGB grants and how to apply see How to apply for a Grant.

Once the DBG have approved a grant, a West Sussex grant application can be made by the District Commissioner or Group Scout Leader using the Start-Up Grants Application form and should be accompanied with a copy of the letter / email from the DGB acknowledging that the headquarters grant application has been successful.

Applications can be emailed to or posted to the West Sussex Scouts County Office, Lodge Hill, London Road, Watersfield, Pulborough,West Sussex.