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Highland 2007 - Public Meeting: what is planned and how to apply for funding

A public meeting is planned to discuss Highland 2007 on Tuesday 30th August, Town House, Inverness, 7.30pm - 9.30pm.<><>All are welcome to this public meeting to find out what is planned for Highland 2007 and how to apply for funding. There will be a series of brief presentations followed by an oppo...

3rd August 2005

Funding News for the Scotland

Strengthening Youth Music in Scotland (Scotland)

Music freelancers, individuals, networks and organisations working with young people in Scotland have until the 31st March 2019 to apply for a grant towards training and continuing professional development.  Provided ...

20th July 2018

New Fund Launched to Use Online Sharing Technology to Promote Fairer Society (Scotland)

ShareLab Scotland have announced a new £172,000 scheme that will help identify and support projects that use online matching to help individuals and communities to make better use of local resources. Run by Nesta, a UK innovation foundation, the scheme will contribute to Scotland’s visio...

17th July 2018

Development Grants for Climate Change Projects (Scotland)

Keep Scotland Beautiful are offering community-led organisations with potential climate action projects help with scoping out their ideas prior to making an application to the Scottish Government's 

Funding to Improve Local Communities and Promote Financial Inclusion (Scotland)

The Bank of Scotland Foundation has announced that the next closing dates for its small and medium grant making programmes is the 5th October 2018. The aim of the Foundations grant making is to support projects that improve and develop local communities and promote financial literacy...

11th July 2018

New £600,000 Fund to Support Film Festivals (Scotland)

Creative Scotland has opened a new £600,000 Film Festivals Fund, the latest in a series of new funds developed with increased investment in Scotland’s new Screen Unit from the Scottish Government. The Film Festivals Fund aims to increase the range and diversity of films available to audi...

11th July 2018

Battlefield Visits Grants for Secondary Schools (Scotland)

Secondary schools can get help with the cost of making a visit to any First World War Western Front battlefield site. A Scottish Government Battlefield School Visits Subsidy offers up to £2,000 per visit and is available up to and including the 2018-19 school year. The scheme is part of the Sc...

10th July 2018

Funding for Projects that Aim to Reduce Inequalities and Strengthen Communities (Scotland)

The Robertson Trust aims to improve the quality of life and realise the potential of people and communities in Scotland by recognising and responding to need and disadvantage, and by building the capacity and sustainability of charitable organisations to achieve positive change. Priority is given to...

4th July 2018

Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme Round 8 Opens (Scotland)

A new round of Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (CARS) funding that will offer a total of £10 million will run from April 2019 to March 2024. The scheme will allow successful applicants to run a devolved funding programme providing financial help for Conservation Area based regeneration a...

28th June 2018

UK Funding News

Funding to Support the Development of Small Charities and Social Enterprises (UK)

Small charities, social enterprises and community interest companies can now register to apply for funding and support through the Fore Trust. The Trust is offering development funding of up to £30,000 and business support to expand the capacity of small charities, social enterprises and commu...

23rd July 2018

Funding for Young People’s Social Action Projects (UK)

Go Think Big are offering grants of up to £500 for social action projects put forward by young people aged 15 – 25. This is an opportunity to gain funding for a creative and unique project idea that will help society or the applicants local community. Projects supported will help young p...

23rd July 2018

British Ecological Society Outreach Grants Now Open (UK)

The British Ecological Society has announced that its Outreach Grants programme is now open for applications and will close at 14:00 (BST) on Monday 10th September 2018. Schools, museums, libraries and community groups can apply for grants to promote ecological science to a wide audience. Applicatio...

23rd July 2018

UK German Schools Flexible Funding Scheme (UK)

Schools and Youth groups in the UK and Germany can now apply for funding of between £500 and £5,000 from the UK German Connection Flexible Funding Scheme. This scheme aims to bring young people of the UK and Germany together to facilitate an exchange of ideas, joint learning and open dis...

23rd July 2018

Grants for Projects Tackling Disadvantage and Deprivation (England, Scotland & Wales)

The next application deadline for the Greggs Foundation Local Community Projects Fund is the 28th September 2018.  The foundation is a grant making trust which distributes around £1.8 million per year to organisations throughout England, Scotland and Wales. The Local Community Projects Fu...

20th July 2018

Funding for Biodiversity Projects and Community Buildings (England, Wales and Northern Ireland)

Biffa Awards which are part of the Landfills Communities Fund has announced that grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 are available to not for profit for community buildings and re-building biodiversity projects.


Under the Re-building Biodiversity&...

20th July 2018

Grants for UK-German Partnership Visits (UK)

The Partnership Visit Fund supports new or on-going partnerships between UK and German schools by providing financial support of up to £1,000 for teachers' visits to a partner school. Teachers of primary and secondary schools can apply for a visit that revives an existing school partnership or...

20th July 2018

Education Support Funding for Looked After Children and Young Carers (UK)

Schools and other training and educational institutions have until the 27th August 2018 to apply for funding and non- financial support to pilot new and innovative approaches to improving the educational attainment of looked after children and young carers so that they are able to take advantage of ...

19th July 2018

Skills and Opportunities Fund To Re-open in September (UK)

The Natwest Bank has announced that its £2 million Skills and Opportunities Fund will re-open for applications in early September. Charities, social enterprises, community groups, state-funded schools and colleges across the UK and Ireland will be able to apply for funding of up to £35,0...

19th July 2018

Holiday Grants for Disadvantaged and Disabled Children (UK)

Schools, youth groups, not for profit organisations and charities have until the 2nd July 2018 to apply for grants of £500 to £2,500 to support recreational trips or holidays within the UK between the 1st September and 31st December 2018 for groups of children e...

18th July 2018