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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

Firstport - Social Entrepreneurs - Build It

Build It is for social entrepreneurs who have tried and tested a social enterprise idea and want to turn it into their full-time job.

Next deadline: 15th Jul 2021

Last reviewed 11 days ago

Firstport - Social Entrepreneurs Fund - Start It

Start It awards are for individuals with an innovative business idea which addresses a social, environmental and/or community issue.

Last reviewed 11 days ago

Currently closed funds

Firstport - Social Innovation Competition

The Social Innovation Competition celebrates and supports individuals and start up enterprises in Scotland that are using their creativity and imagination to solve pressing social and environmental issues. This year's theme is the Great Outdoors.

Opened: 28th Sep 2020

Last reviewed about 1 month ago

Firstport - Launch Me

As a LaunchMe participant, you will be part of a selective group of ambitious social enterprises breaking new ground and achieving impact at scale.

Opened: 14th Aug 2019

Last reviewed about 2 months ago