Ofcom’s Community Radio Fund Panel (‘the Panel’) met on Tuesday 20 June 2017 to consider applications in the first round of funding for 2017-18.
The Panel went through each application and awarded funding based on the information provided and with reference to the Community Radio Fund guidance notes.
For each grant bid the Panel decided whether to make a full award, a partial award or not to award any funding.
- 39 applications for grants were considered
- The total amount of funding requested in these applications was £702,410
- 10 applicants were awarded grants which totalled £142,920
- 29 applicants were not awarded a grant
|£19,717||Business Development Manager||MKFM||Milton Keynes|
|£18,412£4,100||Business Development ManagerCommissions & Partnerships Manager||Radio Cardiff||Cardiff|
|£16,500||Deputy Station Manager/Promotions Manager||GTFM||Pontypridd|
|£16,400||Business Development Manager||Somer Valley FM||Midsomer Norton|
|£16,100||Business Development Manager||RWSfm||Bury St Edmunds|
|£15,451||Outreach &Corporate Development Manager||Cambridge 105||Cambridge|
|£13,524||Business Development Manager||Penistone FM||Penistone|
|£13,052||Business Development Manager||Radio Newark||Newark on Trent|
The second grant round for 2017/18 will open during October 2017.