Groups currently in the vote
- GRAND AWARDS IS CURRENTLY CLOSED
- GRAND AWARDS NEXT PUBLIC VOTE WILL TAKE PLACE IN MARCH 2015
- GRAND AWARDS CLOSED FOR WINTER BREAK
We've now been supporting local groups since January 2012.
39 grand awards have been distributed so far to a wide variety of Chelmsford groups.
Find out more on our news page.
Image is of Dementia Adventure during an outing in Hylands Park. Dementia Adventure where one of our first grand award winners.
You can still apply - all applications recieved during scheme closure will be considered in February for inclusion in the March vote.
November saw 400 votes cast, with just 30 splitting our first and second place groups. Essex Agricultural Society prevailed and will receive £750, PARC Essex will receive the runner up award of £200.
Essex Agricultural Society will be putting their award towards the running costs of the annual Food and Farming Day at Writtle College. PARC Essex will use their money to help fund a play worker at their Braintree Centre.