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Voluntary and community sector organisations in Westminster can access grants and funding from us. Our funding opportunities cover areas like arts and culture, climate change, homelessness and much more.

You can also find a list of external funding opportunities through OneWestminster.

Open for applications


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Funding support of up to £1,000 to support the development or upscaling of a health and wellbeing physical activity community project.

Closes 26 February 2023.

More about ActiveWestminster project funding 

Carbon offset fund

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The fund is used to finance carbon-saving projects in Westminster that help to support Westminster’s Climate Emergency targets.

Closes 7 April 2023.

Apply for funding from the carbon offset fund

Inside Out programme

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Local organisations and creatives are invited to apply for funding between £1,000 and £10,000 to take part in Inside Out, a free and inclusive summer festival.

Closes 10 February 2023.

Apply for Inside Out grant programme

Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure fund

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This fund is designed to support the delivery of new infrastructure arising from new building developments, to ensure that Westminster communities benefit from growth.

Funding is ongoing.

Apply for Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure fund

Ward Budgets

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Grants available for place-based projects that benefit residents in Westminster and address local issues and priorities.

Funding is ongoing.

Apply for Ward Budget funding

Closed, due to reopen

Change4Life grants

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Grants of up to £1,000  to support projects that encourage children, young people and families to move more, eat well and feel good.

Due to reopen spring 2023.

More about the Change4Life grants

Community Contribution Fund 

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Grant funding of up to £25,000 to support young people to reach their full potential, to support people sleeping rough, and to tackle social isolation and loneliness.

Due to reopen February 2023.

More about the Community Contribution Fund

Culture and Community Grants programme

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This new annual fund invites arts organisations, community groups and schools to apply for support towards cultural activities that contribute to our Fairer Westminster Strategy.

May reopen in 2024.

Apply for Culture and Community Grants programme

Community Priorities Programme 

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Grant funding for projects that aim to empower young people, enable all adults to progress, build connections between people and make places safe, sustainable and welcoming.

Due to reopen spring 2023.

More about the Community Priorities Programme


Healthy Winter Grant scheme

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Grants between £5,000 and £7,000 available to provide a regular warm, welcoming space with a healthy hot meal and an activity, for residents who are facing challenges this winter.

May reopen winter 2023.

More about the Healthy Winter Grant scheme

Holiday Activities and Food Fund

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Grant funding to provide enriching activities and healthy food for children aged 4 to 16 over the school holidays.

Due to reopen in 2024.

More about the Holiday Activities and Food Fund