Community group, charities and grass root organisations can apply for funding to raise awareness of the Windrush Scheme, the Windrush Compensation Scheme or both.
A total of £500,000 is available; and eligible organisations can apply for grants of between £2,500 and £25,000 for activities including:
- holding events;
- producing and distributing marketing materials;
- accessing and using communication channels;
- and securing support from partners.
The funding is being made available through the Home Office and managed by Voice4Change England.
There is a two-phase application process. Phase 1 applications are open until the 12th February 2021. Phase 2 applications will open on the 1st April 2021 and close on the 30th June 2021. Organisation successful in phase 1 will not be able to apply for funding in phase 2.