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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 Friends of Glasgow Museums’ aims are to cultivate interest in the Arts, Heritage, Culture and Science and provide independent support for all Glasgow’s Art Galleries and Museums, and their collections.

Applications are welcome from any Accredited Museum and/or Art Gallery based in the City of Glasgow and they are particularly interested in fostering and developing the talents and interests in the Arts and Culture in the city by young people.

Grants are awarded for the following areas:

  • the purchase of new acquisitions
  • the conservation and display of existing artefacts
  • the production of books and catalogues relating to the permanent collections and temporary exhibitions
  • children and youth projects including the long-established Glasgow Museums’ Children’s Annual Art Competition

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Geographical areas funded: Glasgow

Fund type

Type of funding:
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

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Who can apply

Any Accredited Museum and/or Art Gallery based in the City of Glasgow.

When to apply

Upcoming deadline is 29 November 2024

Next deadline: 29 Nov 2024

How to apply

Please email to request an Application Form and Information Pack.

Contact information

Activites funded: Arts & culture Heritage & building preservation

Beneficiaries funded: Local communities Young people Urban communities

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