Stratford News Community grant applications now being accepted by City of Stratford SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Monday, Sep. 13th, 2021 (Image supplied by City of Stratford). Applications are now being accepted for community grants from the City of Stratford. Officials say the grants will go to support dozens of local community organizations and special events. The deadline to apply for multi-year funding is November 1st while it’s December 1st for one-time grants. You can click here to learn more.