supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Foundation Scotland - Women's Fund for Scotland
The Women’s Fund for Scotland (WFS) makes grants to projects across Scotland that support women’s development, self-sufficiency, and social and economic equality. It makes grants across six key themes:
Building skills and confidence
Improving health and well-being
Growing social connections
Moving on from abuse
Developing leadership and innovation
Combating poverty and building financial resilience
The fund supports women’s organisations, especially those run by and for women, community-based organisations running projects with women and girls, and projects supporting disadvantaged women and girls.
Who can apply
Organisations with an annual turnover of greater than £1m are not eligible for funding. Priority will be given to those organisations with an annual turnover not greater than £500,000.
How to apply
Apply using the online form on the Foundation Scotland website.