Supporting Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

Find funding for your charity, community group or social enterprise using our free online search engine. From small grants to funding for big capital projects, we can help you track down the funding you need to make a difference in your community.




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FCC Scottish Action Fund

The FCC Scottish Action Fund offers funding to projects through the Scottish Landfill Communities Fund. The objectives are to fund environmentally-friendly projects which meet a proven community need, offer value for money and are sustainable.

Opened: 15th Sep 2021
Next deadline: 1st Dec 2021

Last reviewed 4 days ago

Clubs in Crisis Fund

Cash 4 Clubs is a sports funding scheme which gives clubs a chance to apply for grants to improve facilities, purchase new equipment, gain coaching qualifications, and generally invest in the sustainability of their club.

Opened: 15th Sep 2021
Next deadline: 25th Oct 2021

Last reviewed 3 days ago

The Triangle Trust 1949 Trust - Young Offender Grants

Funds projects that will help young offenders (up to the age of 25) find meaningful and secure employment.

Opened: 13th Sep 2021
Next deadline: 26th Oct 2021

Last reviewed 6 days ago

Inspiring Scotland - Rural Communities Ideas into Action Fund

Funding for community groups in rural areas to trial new and innovative ways to address local challenges and benefit from local opportunities.

Opened: 13th Sep 2021
Next deadline: 8th Oct 2021

Last reviewed 6 days ago

The Road Safety Trust Grants

The Road Safety Trust is an independent grant-giving trust which supports projects and research that make UK roads safer for all. The main aim of the Small Grants Programme is to improve road safety at a local level.

Opened: 9th Sep 2021
Next deadline: 18th Oct 2021

Last reviewed 10 days ago

Sustrans - Love Your Network Grant Fund

Grants of equipment and training bundles for community groups delivering projects which will benefit people or wildlife on the traffic-free paths of the National Cycle Network in Scotland.

Opened: 7th Sep 2021
Next deadline: 6th Feb 2022

Last reviewed 11 days ago
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The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is the national membership organisation for the voluntary sector. Our mission is to support, promote and develop a confident, sustainable voluntary sector in Scotland.

We’re passionate about what the voluntary sector can achieve. Along with our community of members, we believe that charities, social enterprises and voluntary groups make Scotland a better place.