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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.


Funds are given to help disadvantaged young people, especially those at risk of offending, and to address problems faced by offenders, ex-offenders and their families. There is a preference for supporting smaller charities which provide direct services.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

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Capital, Revenue

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Who can apply

Organisations must normally be registered charities or in the process of applying for registration and have an income of under £250,000.

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When to apply

Applications can be made at any time and will be shortlisted for consideration by the Charitable Grants Committee. Applications must be received by 12 noon on the deadline date.

Upcoming deadlines are:

  • 30 April (for meeting 23 July 2021)
  • 19 November (for meeting 21 Feb 2022)

Next deadline: 30th Apr 2021

How to apply

Application form is available via the website and should be submitted in hard copy via post.

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Activites funded: Education & training Employability services General charitable activities

Beneficiaries funded: Children Economically/socially disadvantaged Offenders & ex-offenders Young people

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