Welsh Government - Wales for Africa Funding

The October 2018 grant rounds open on:

  • 18 October - Small Grants between £500 - £5,000
  • 26 October - Multi Year Project Grant up to £50,000

The Welsh Government Wales for Africa Grant Scheme will enable community groups and organisations throughout Wales to access funding for small-scale Wales-Africa projects. Up to £230,000 is available per year, with an annual minimum of £50,000 dedicated to health activities. 

The deadline for applications is 23 November 2018

How much funding is available?
There is £53,865 available in this Autumn round, for small grants of between £500 and £5,000. These applications must fit under one of the four thematic areas. There will be a one-step application for this value of grant and projects must be completed within one calendar year 

Who and what will it fund?
The scheme will be open to organisations with lead partners based in Wales. Project eligibility and assessment will be undertaken by WCVA. Final funding decisions will be made by Welsh Government.

Click here for more about the funding and to apply.

Other Funding Sources

Here at Hub Cymru Africa we know that the most pressing issue facing many community-based, small- or medium-sized organisations working on international development in Wales is funding.

The Hub provides a series of free training sessions on grant funding and fundraising within your community. Click here for more information and to register.

Click below for more funding sources.