Search Notices

Rural Tourism Infrastructure Fund

Visit Scotland
Deadline: Friday 27th of July 2018

The increasing popularity of outstanding scenic areas stimulated by marketing successes such as the North Coast 500, film tourism and the huge growth in cruise liner arrivals has led to rapid increases in visitor numbers. This has resulted in some areas, at certain times of the year, experiencing pressure on infrastructure and negative impacts on […]

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Social Innovation Competition

Deadline: Monday 30th of July 2018

Firstport is celebrating Scotland’s Year of Young People 2018 by looking for individuals with the most exciting, innovative and enterprising new ideas for working with and for Scotland’s young people. The Social Innovation Competition offers three £5000 awards – including the Young Social Innovator category open to applicants aged 16 to 30 – combined with tailored support […]

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The JMA Trust Fund

The John Maurice Aitken Trust
Deadline: Tuesday 31st of July 2018

The Trust aims to advance health; advance education; advance public participation in sport; relieve unemployment; promote prevention or relief of poverty; relieve those in need by ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage. Applications are invited from individuals or charitable organisations in Scotland who can demonstrate need within at least one of the Trust’s stated […]

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Carers Act Transformation Support (CATS) Fund

Deadline: Friday 3rd of August 2018

A budget of around £500,000 has been set aside by the Scottish Government to provide funding to third sector organisations involved in the local implementation of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016. The Carers Act Transformation Support (CATS) Fund is being managed by SCVO and will give third sector organisations with a role in the local rollout of […]

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Changing Lives Through Sport & Physical Activity

Sportscotland, Robertson Trust
Deadline: Tuesday 28th of August 2018

The Robertson Trust, Scottish Government, sportscotland, and Spirit of 2012 have been working together to address the main recommendations in Sport for Change research published in 2017. Launched today, the key elements of the Changing Lives through Sport & Physical Activity Programme are: The delivery of the £1 million Changing Lives through Sport & Physical Activity Fund, which provides short term additional resource […]

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Volunteering Matters Action Earth – 2018 grants now available

Scottish National Heritage
Deadline: Friday 30th of November 2018

Any group of volunteers can apply for Volunteering Matters Action Earth grants of between £50-250 to run environmental activities in Scotland’s green spaces. This could include creating or improving community gardens, wildflower meadows, ponds or woodlands. This year we also have a limited number of enhanced grants of up to £500 for environmental projects which […]

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Scottish Land Fund

Big Lottery Fund
Deadline: Wednesday 2nd of January 2019

The Scottish Land Fund supports rural and urban communities to become more resilient and sustainable through the ownership and management of land and land assets. Funded by the Scottish Government and delivered in partnership by the Big Lottery Fund and Highlands and Islands Enterprise, it offers grants of up to £1 million to help communities […]

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Sharelab Scotland

Scottish Government
Deadline: Thursday 28th of February 2019

This project started in July 2018 and is ongoing Funding applications – Open   The Scottish Government is partnering with Nesta to find and support early stage projects that build and/or use collaborative digital platforms to tackle challenges around sustainable energy and transport; focusing on the most vulnerable consumers.   Why are we doing this? […]

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Community and Renewable Energy Scheme

Scottish Government
Deadline: Monday 11th of March 2019

The Scottish Government’s Community and Renewable Energy Scheme (CARES) offers a range of financial support to local energy projects. The main funding streams for new applicants are: CARES Enablement Grant – Up to £25K where the value of the grant will be capped based on innovation or scheme complexity and can be used to fund feasibility […]

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