Apply for LEADER funding

Page updated on: 07/06/2019

Call for New and Innovative Project Ideas

The LEADER programme, which aims to support the regeneration of rural Carmarthenshire, has opened a new call for research / feasibility studies only.

LEADER is designed to get local people, businesses and communities involved in delivering sustainable, innovative solutions to address some of the economic, social and environmental challenges facing rural Carmarthenshire. The Local Action Group - Grŵp Cefn Gwlad is managing the LEADER programme in Carmarthenshire.

This project has received funding through the Welsh Government Rural Communities - Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, which is funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the Welsh Government.

You can find more details on the LEADER Themes that could be supported.

Each project will be awarded no more than 70% of the total eligible cost, up to a maximum grant award of £20,000 per research / feasibility project. 

We recommend you call us on 01267 242431/224496 or e-mail to discuss your project prior to submitting an expression of interest.

Submit your expression of interest form to RDPSirGar@Carmarthenshire.gov.uk.

Closing date 21st June 2019

Eligible proposals will be asked to present to the Local Action Group on Tuesday 25 June

EXPRESSION of INTEREST fORM (.pdf)