Community grants

2019-23 voluntary and community sector funding programme

This programme is now closed to applications as all voluntary and community sector grants, which are part of the VCS grants programme for the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2023, have now been awarded.

Full details of the grant awarded are available in the 2019-23 VCS funding programme summary.

Female genital mutilation (FGM) awareness programme

Ealing Council (public health) needs a provider to deliver the female genital mutilation awareness raising programme across Ealing borough, targeting the key affected FGM communities. It is proposed that this grant will be £39,000 per year for the period 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2023. We would welcome applications from consortia (i.e. an organisation working in partnership with one or more organisations) as well as individual organisations.

FURTHER EXTENSION: The FGM grant application submission deadline has been moved from Friday 19 June 2020 to Friday 14 August 2020. We apologies for any inconvenience this may cause but the deadline has been extended due to COVID-19. We hope you will still be interested in submitting your application for the FGM grant. If you have any further questions please email

If you want to make an application, please view the application forms and guidance documents before submitting them by email to

Please note there have been changes to the paperwork (Appendix B and Appendix D) due to the further extension.

Our public health team is now working full time on the Council response to COVID-19 and may be delayed in responding to non-urgent emails.

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