The Wales and Africa grants scheme is a grant fund for community groups and organizations throughout Wales that work with partnerships in Sub-Saharan Africa. The scheme enables community groups and organizations in Wales to access funding for small-scale projects that contribute to Wales’ delivery of UN Sustainable Development Goals and deliver benefits to Wales and Africa.
Application Deadline: 24th March 2023
Value of Award: Up to £15,000
Number of Awards: Not specified
Eligibility: The aim of this grant is to:
- Assist African partners in combatting the immediate effects of covid-19
- Encourage stringent health & safety practices
- Make contributions to the following themes of the Wales Africa grants scheme:
- Sustainable livelihoods
- Lifelong learning
- Climate Change
It must be noted that this is a grant funding round in response to a global crisis. Requests for funding will need to strongly demonstrate the impact they will make for their African Partner in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
How to Apply: In order to apply for the Wales and Africa Grant, you will need to register with WCVA’s Multipurpose Application Portal (MAP). If you have previously registered with MAP, you can log in by entering your username and password on the home screen. To do this click here