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Kaleidoscope Trust announces grants of up to £12,000 to support members of The Commonwealth Equality Network during COVID-19 pandemic

Kaleidoscope Trust has announced a series of grants (up to 45) for members of The Commonwealth Equality Network (TCEN) working to bring about positive legislative, policy and social change for LGBT+ people in their respective countries and regions across the Commonwealth.


The grants make up part of a project entitled “Protecting LGBT+ Rights in the Commonwealth: Ensuring the Sustainability of LGBT+ Civil Society to Advance LGBT+ Equality in a post-COVID-19 Commonwealth”. The project is funded by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and implemented by Kaleidoscope Trust, who host the Secretariat of TCEN.


Grants will range from £3,000 - £12,000 for individual applications and up to £15,000 for collaborative submissions. To be eligible for funding, applicants must be registered TCEN members or a non-profit organisation applying in partnership with a TCEN member as the lead of such partnership.


For more information on eligibility requirements, and to submit an expression of interest, click here.