Go Higher West Yorkshire grants, deadline 28 June 2018 (12 noon)

31 May 2018

Go Higher West Yorkshire is working with Leeds Community Foundation to provide community grants for activities that aim to increase the number of young people going into higher education from areas where progression rates are currently low.

Go Higher West Yorkshire grants of £1,000 to £2,500 and £5,000 to £15,000 are available for activity to support young people aged 13 to 19 to make informed choices about higher education.

Funded activity must primarily support local residents of 27 specified wards in West Yorkshire. Bowling, Eccleshill, Keighley South, Shipley East, Tong and Wyke are eligible areas in Bradford district. Please use the postcode checker to confirm that your project will take place in an eligible area.

All funded activity must take place before the end of December 2018.


Please read the grants criteria before completing the application form for £1,000 to £2,500 or the application form for £5,000 to £15,000.

The deadline for applications is 28 June 2018 (12 noon).


This fund is being managed for the West Yorkshire area by Leeds Community Foundation. Telephone 0113 242 2426 or email grants@leedscf.org.uk

Briefing sessions

The funder is holding briefing sessions for potential applicants: