Funding supplied to Shakti Women’s Aid: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

1. The total amount of funding supplied to Shakti Women’s Aid from 1 April 2014 until the present date.

2. The conditions of the funding, which stipulate the exact criteria that is required from Shakti Women’s Aid.


The information you have requested is outlined below. I have also attached a series of redacted grant offer letters sent to Shakti Women’s Aid regarding the funding listed below. I have been able to provide grant offer letters from 2015-2021.

The conditions of any funding to Shakti Women’s Aid are that they provide their required financial information before the grant is processed; and that they provide 6 monthly reports on their progress.

Funding to Shakti Women’s Aid is managed on the Scottish Government’s behalf by Inspiring Scotland; therefore, all reports are sent directly to them.

Financial Year Funding
2014-15 £197,290
2015-16 £206,315
2016-17 £206,315
2017-18 £206,315
2018-19 £206,315
2019-20 £206,315
2020-21 (NB: this covers 5 quarters from 1 July
2020 – 30 September 2021)


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Phone: 0300 244 4000

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