Funding

Scottish Government

Has a range of funding available to community councils

The National Lottery Community Fund

A major funder of community groups in the UK with several funds available to groups in Scotland.

Foundation Scotland

An independent charity which provides funding to community led projects across Scotland. Funds can be searched by location.

Volunteer Scotland

A national organisation which supports volunteers across the country. They may help you find funding.

Princes Trust

From this site you can search for other organisations that provide support to community projects.

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

A handy guide to applying for funds

SRN Funding Scotland

The Scottish Rural Network and SCVO provide a funding search facility for charities, community groups and social enterprises in rural Scotland.

Historic Environment Scotland

Grant available for projects related to Scotland's historic environment,=.

The National Lottery Heritage Fund

This has a number of different programmes, funding all kinds of heritage projects.

Cashback for Communities

Funding available for projects involving young people in areas of deprivation.

WH Smith Trust Community Grants

Grants available from funding generated by compulsory single-use carrier bag levy.

Tesco Bags of Help

Grants available from funding generated by compulsory single-use carrier bag levy.

Impact Funding Partners

Varied programme grants available.

Community Food and Health (Scotland)

SUEZ Communities Trust

Provides funds to not-for-profit organisations' projeccts in the vicinity of a landfill site or transfer station.

Funding Scotland

By registering you can access a comprehensive search of funds in Scotland

Greggs Foundation

Local Community Projects Fund and our Environmental Grants programmes available.