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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 Foundation supports wide range of charitable activities. In previous years these have included:

  • Theatre and the Performing Arts
  • Medical Research / Relief of Sickness
  • Community Projects
  • Children / Education
  • The Homeless
  • The Environment

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Geographical areas funded: UK Worldwide

Fund type

Type of funding:
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

Annually awarded:
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Notes on award amounts:
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When to apply

Apply at any time. The Trustees meet twice a year although some of the smaller grants are decided by a subcommittee of two Trustees who meet at weekly intervals.

How to apply

Apply in writing to The Appeals Secretary.

Contact information

Activites funded: Arts & culture Citizenship & community involvement Community development & regeneration Education & training Environment Health care & wellbeing Research

Beneficiaries funded: Children Economically/socially disadvantaged General public Homeless or badly housed People in poverty Local communities

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