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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.

Summary

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. The awards committee is particularly interested in supporting ideas that address social problems at a systemic level.

Shortlisted candidates and award winners will receive practical, free support. In addition, funding of up to £20,000 will be made available to support award winners in developing their initiatives. At the shortlist stage the awards will make up to ten awards of up to £2,000 to assist candidates to further develop their ideas.

Ideas can include new-start up enterprises or an extension of an organisation’s existing work.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

Fund type

Type of funding:
Grant, Loan
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

Maximum:
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Notes on award amounts:
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Who can apply

Anyone or any organisation that has an innovative idea that seeks to address a problem systemically.

When to apply

The 2022 Awards were open from 30 June to 7 September 2022.

How to apply

Online application form via the Foundation website.

Contact information

Activites funded: General charitable activities Organisational development & capacity building

Beneficiaries funded: General public

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