Applications open for Youth Action Grant

From 1 April, applications are open for the Youth Action Grant, providing funding for projects from a range of sectors including music, dance, drama, sport and health.

Youth Action Grant

Local voluntary and community groups in Welwyn Hatfield can apply for grants of between £500 and £2000 for projects which benefit young people in Welwyn Hatfield aged between eight and 18 years old.

Simone Chinman-Russell, Welwyn Hatfield Director Housing and Communities, said:

We're delighted to be able to offer this support to youth and community groups across the borough. As we emerge from lockdown, these grants will play a key role in helping our young people to thrive, creating new opportunities for them to fulfil their potential.

For further information and to complete an application form, please go to Completed applications must be emailed to along with relevant supporting documents.

For help and advice regarding eligibility or completing the application form, contact the Grants Officer on or call 01707 357 299.

The closing date for all applications is 9 May 2021.