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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 principal objects of the Trust are:

  • to provide funds for the advancement of all the schemes which are for the physical wellbeing and improvement in general physical condition of the youth of the City of Edinburgh
  • for the advancement of knowledge in the science of chemistry as it affects the trade and industry of Great Britain
  • for making donations for the upkeep, extension and equipment of any charitable institution, hospital or society administered in Scotland whose objective is the restoration of the sick to health
  • for the advancement of knowledge in medicine and surgery including the granting of bursaries and scholarships, funding research work and the purchase of necessary equipment.

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Geographical areas funded: Scotland UK Edinburgh

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Capital, Revenue

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When to apply

Apply at any time. Applications for grants are usually considered in Spring and Autumn each year.

How to apply

Apply in writing to the funder, including a copy of your annual accounts.

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Activites funded: Arts & culture Health care & wellbeing Sport & physical activity Recreation & social activities Research Science & technology Social care & welfare

Beneficiaries funded: Children Ill-health Young people

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