The City of Wolverhampton Council has launched the second round of Community Grants funded by Wolverhampton’s local allocation of UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UK SPF).
Wolverhampton-based voluntary community sector organisations or partnership consortiums can apply for grants up to £50,000 to support local residents around local place-based priorities including:
- Financial wellbeing
- Digital inclusion
- Place-based challenges such as unemployment, low skills, and health inequalities
- Volunteering and social action
Interventions that cut across these priorities are welcome.
Funding is limited and must be spent in the 2024/25 financial year.
For more information about the Community Grants, requirements associated with the funding and the application process, please see the FAQs.
Applications should be submitted on the application form and submitted with the required supporting documents by the deadline of 23rd February 2024.
Completed applications or any queries should be e-mailed to Anita.Swan@wolverhampton.gov.uk.
The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills. For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/uk-shared-prosperity-fund-prospectus.