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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.

Creative Scotland

Currently open funds

Creative Scotland Open Fund -Sustaining Creative Development

The fund aims to enable organisations to explore ways of working that will help them to adapt and respond to the current changing circumstances due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Last reviewed 9 days ago

Creative Scotland - Youth Music Initiative: Strengthening Youth Music

Supports strategic action, research or training that will strengthen the youth music sector in Scotland for the benefit of children and young people.

Next deadline: 8 Dec 2022

Last reviewed 26 days ago

Creative Scotland - Youth Music Initiative: Access to Music Making

Creates access to high quality music making opportunities for young people aged 0-25 years outwith school time. Children and young people must develop their music and music-making skills.

Opened: 3 Nov 2022
Next deadline: 8 Dec 2022

Last reviewed 26 days ago

Screen Scotland - Film Festival Fund

Support organisations who produce film festivals and screening programmes that increase the reach, depth, and diversity of screen culture for audiences in Scotland.

Next deadline: 31 Jan 2023

Last reviewed 23 days ago

Currently closed funds

Go See Share Creative Industries Fund

Go See Share is a small fund for individuals, organisations and creative businesses to explore new ways to expand their business activity and make them more financially sustainable.

Last reviewed 4 days ago

Creative Scotland - Create:Inclusion Fund

This fund seeks to increase the diversity of people in the arts, screen and creative industries by supporting a broad range of activities that can help applicants develop themselves and their creative and professional practice.

Last reviewed about 1 month ago

Creative Scotland - Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance

Supports high quality work to tour throughout Scotland and for the touring sector to continue to re-engage with audiences.

Last reviewed about 1 month ago

Creative Scotland Youth Arts Fund Bursary Programme

Funding for organisations to host up to 5 bursaries for early-career artists and creative practitioners aged between 18 and 24, who have a lack of accessible support to develop their creative careers, to create new or develop existing work.

Last reviewed 3 months ago

Creative Scotland - Made in Scotland Onward International Touring fund

Enables artists, bands and ensembles based in Scotland to take up new international touring opportunities for work programmed as a direct result of the inviting promoter seeing the work at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Last reviewed 3 months ago

Screen Scotland - Cinema Equipment Fund

The Cinema Equipment Fund is for cinemas and venues to upgrade or install cinema screening equipment and aims to increase access to cinema and encourage resilience for film exhibitors based in Scotland.

Last reviewed 11 days ago

Creative Scotland - Made in Scotland Showcase

The purpose of the Programme is to raise the international profile of Scottish artists through the promotion of Scottish work at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Last reviewed 12 days ago