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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.


Currently open funds

NatureScot - Peatland Action

Peatland Action (PA) is a peatland restoration project run by Scottish Natural Heritage and funded mainly by Scottish Government. The funding primarily supports on-the-ground restoration activities.

Last reviewed 2 months ago

NatureScot - Nature Restoration Fund

Funded by The Scottish Government, The Nature Restoration Fund encourages applicants with projects that restore wildlife and habitats on land and sea and address the twin crises of biodiversity loss and climate change.

Next deadline: 25 Apr 2024

Last reviewed 3 months ago

Currently closed funds

NatureScot - Facility for Investment ready Nature in Scotland

A grant scheme to support projects that shape and grow the use of private investment and market-based mechanisms to finance the restoration of Scotland’s nature.

Last reviewed about 1 month ago

NatureScot - Better Places Fund

The Better Places Fund will support additional or new seasonal ranger posts and visitor operations staff dealing with visitor management in “hot spot” locations in Scotland during the 2023 season.

Last reviewed about 3 hours ago