The National Lottery Community Fund (Scotland) - Scottish Land Fund
The fund will help communities take ownership of the land and buildings that matter to them, as well as practical support to develop their aspirations into viable projects. It supports communities to become more resilient and sustainable through the ownership and management of land and land assets.
The Scottish Land Fund is open to organisations in both urban and rural Scotland which are community-led, community-controlled, and defined by a geographic area.
Geographical areas funded: Scotland
- Type of funding:
- Type of cost:
- Capital, Revenue
- Applicant success rate:
- Premium information
Fund award sizes
Who can apply
Applicants can be from one of a wide range of representative community bodies, including voluntary organisations, social enterprises or community councils.
When to apply
The current round of the Scottish Land Fund closed to full applications in August. They aren't currently accepting applications for land, building or asset purchases.
However, they can still consider first stage applications to help communities develop their ideas or do preliminary work around taking ownership of assets.
How to apply
If you want to apply for funding from the Scottish Land Fund please contact the NLCF to discuss your idea. If you are eligible to apply they will give you an application form. You will have a named adviser who will support you through the application process.
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