Submit a grant application

The Commonwealth Foundation November 2019 grants call is now open for applications.

Please download the grant guidelines and criteria below and click on ‘submit an application’ to start the application process. Please send any questions you have about our grants call to cfgrants@commonwealth.int

The deadline for applications is 9 January 2020 at 5pm GMT.

Please note that the Foundation will be closed the week of 23 December 2019 and will reopen on 3 January 2020. During that time, we will be unable to respond to any queries. All questions will therefore need to be sent by close of business on 20 December 2019.

Download grant guidelines and criteria

Having trouble downloading all of our grants guidelines and criteria at once using the button above? Download each file individually here.

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Please ensure you have read all of the information provided before applying

Deadline for 2019/2020 call
9 January 2020 5pm

All times are in Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)

Submissions are now open Submit an application