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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Miss Agnes H Hunter's Trust - Main Grant Programme

Support is offered to services in Scotland that assist and empower disabled people, and to charities delivering education and training to disadvantaged people.

Opened: 24th Jun 2021
Next deadline: 2nd Sep 2021

Last reviewed about 16 hours ago

The Art Fund - Weston Loan Programme

The Weston Loan Programme with Art Fund provides funding and training for regional museums and galleries to secure important strategic loans from major UK collections.

Opened: 22nd Jun 2021
Next deadline: 17th Aug 2021

Last reviewed 1 day ago

Inspiring Scotland - Islands Communities Fund

The Island Communities Fund supports the grassroots delivery of the National Islands Plan. Projects will help islands to thrive through community-led initiatives with a clear focus on developing sustainable economic activities on islands.

Opened: 17th Jun 2021
Next deadline: 16th Jul 2021

Last reviewed 8 days ago

BWB Foundation - Stephen Lloyd Awards

The aim of the awards is to help create success by finding and nurturing innovative ideas and projects that can lead to practical, sustainable social change.

Opened: 16th Jun 2021
Next deadline: 31st Aug 2021

Last reviewed 9 days ago

Aldi - Scottish Sport Fund - Central Scotland & Surrounding

The Aldi Scottish Sport fund is a Scotland-wide community-based sport programme designed to make it easier for kids to take part in sports within their local communities by giving clubs the chance to secure funding.

Opened: 14th Jun 2021
Next deadline: 19th Jul 2021

Last reviewed 11 days ago

#ShiftthePower Scotland Comic Relief Programme

#ShiftThePower supports organisations with passionate people to make meaningful change in their communities. The two themes are Gender Justice and A Safe Place to Be.

Opened: 11th Jun 2021
Next deadline: 20th Aug 2021

Last reviewed 14 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.