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Welsh Government Wales and Africa Immediate COVID-19 Response Grant Scheme 2021 – Apply

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Ifeoma Chime

In response to this unprecedented circumstance, this Wales and Africa immediate COVID-19 Response round will fund requests for Welsh groups to work with African partners to respond to immediate issues arising from the outbreak of COVID-19.

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Eligibility: Grant aims for the immediate covid-19 response round of the Wales Africa grant scheme:

  • 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:
    • Health
    • Sustainable livelihoods
    • Lifelong learning
    • Climate Change

It must be emphasised 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.

For further information about grant aims, eligibility, and timeframes please read the full guidance document.

Type: Grants

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award: Grant are available from £3,000 up to £15,000. If you have a request which falls outside of this grant range, please speak to a team member before completing your request for funding. You can contact WCVA at walesafricagrants@wcva.cymru.

How to Apply: The process for funding requests is live on the WCVA website. All requests to be made on the downloadable application form and returned to walesafricagrants@wcva.cymru

  • It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.
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