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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.


FiMT was established to improve the transition of Service personnel, and their families, from military into civilian life, focusing on those most vulnerable to failure. They are particularly interested in the following areas but this is not exclusive:

  • finding a job, training, education and transition services
  • early Service Leavers
  • finding a home
  • impact on families
  • support for spouses, dependants and partners
  • improving the well-being of the Armed Forces Community
  • ex-Service personnel in the Criminal Justice sector
  • access to information, help and guidance

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Geographical areas funded: UK

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Type of funding:
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue
Applicant success rate:
Premium information

Fund award sizes

Annually awarded:
Premium information
Notes on award amounts:
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Who can apply

Organisations in the UK.

When to apply

There are no deadlines and applications can be submitted at any time. They aim to respond to initial applications within 3 months.

How to apply

There is a two stage process. Submit your initial application on the Trust's website. If invited, you will be asked to complete a full application.

Contact information


Premium information

Activites funded: Housing & shelter Advice & information Education & training Employability services General charitable activities Health care & wellbeing

Beneficiaries funded: Families Homeless or badly housed Offenders & ex-offenders Veterans & armed forces personnel

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Last reviewed about 2 months ago

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Forces in Mind Trust

  • Registered charity (rUK) 1145688
  • 2nd Floor Mountbarrow House 6-20 Elizabeth Street, London, SW1W 9RB
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