Small grants 

Grants are available in this Summer 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.

The earliest start date for a project is 4 November 2019.

The application process for this round is an application form that you can download here and complete either digitally or by hand.

Please ensure you read all the guidance in the  WFA Small grants scheme guidance that you can download here prior to completing the application form. If you require project developmental support, please contact Hub Cymru Africa. If you have a question about the application process, please email or call WCVA on 0300 111 0124.

The deadline for applications is 23 September 2019  

We will aim to inform applicants of the outcome of their application within 6 weeks of the deadline passing.

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Information for Small Grants

Review Service

If you submit your application at least two weeks before the grant deadline, we will review the application for eligibility and let you know of any problems so that these can be addressed. We strongly encourage applicants to take advantage of this review service.


Please make note of the deadline for the application forms, as we will close at  23.59 on the deadline date. We are unable to accept any applications which do not make the deadline.