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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.


The purpose of the fund is to reduce the impact of single-use plastic water bottles on coastal habitats by funding communities to purchase water drinking fountains and install them for use by the public in busy or environmentally important areas.

Bids must be for funding of water fountain bottle filling stations at or near UK beaches/marinas/coastal locations.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

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Capital, Revenue

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Who can apply

They welcome applications from all types of not-for-profit organisations who have identified a need and are well-placed to get the stakeholder involvement needed to make the project a success. In 2022 they are particularly looking for applications from Scotland.

When to apply

Closed. They hope to re-open it in early 2025

How to apply

Online application form via the Sea-Changers website.

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Activites funded: Environment

Beneficiaries funded: General public Rural communities Local communities

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