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.


This funding provides communities with the resources they need to create, promote and maintain community paths close to where they live by:

  • creating new volunteering opportunities for everyone;
  • bringing communities together to work and learn from each other
  • creating better places for people to explore and enjoy
  • creating links that people can use as part of their everyday travel
  • improving communities’ health and wellbeing by getting people more physically active outdoors and in contact with nature.

Premium information is available exclusively to SCVO members and supporters

Geographical areas funded: Scotland

Fund type

Type of funding:
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

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Notes on award amounts:
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Who can apply

Constituted community groups who have their own bank account. Community organisations and registered community charities such as community councils, development trusts and community woodland groups working in Scotland.

When to apply

Applications close on 8 July 2022.

Next deadline: 8 Jul 2022

How to apply

Submit an Expression of Interest form on the Paths for All website. If eligible you will be invited to submit a full application.

Contact information

Activites funded: Community development & regeneration Environment

Beneficiaries funded: General public Volunteers

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