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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.


Fife Council’s Culture Grants scheme aims to encourage and support creativity in local communities and will support activities in the following areas:

  • literature (includes writing, books, storytelling, readings, publishing)
  • performance (includes theatre, performance, drama, music and dance)
  • heritage (includes museums, libraries, archives and history)
  • audio-visual (includes film and video, radio, new media)
  • visual arts/crafts (includes art, painting, sculpture, crafts, design, fashion and architecture)

Grants are available to start or develop creative activities within the group, to add to your group’s experience if you already have artistic or cultural aims, or to organise a cultural experience for group members

Premium information is available exclusively to SCVO members and supporters

Geographical areas funded: Fife

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Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

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Who can apply

Groups have to be constituted to be able to apply - except for groups of young people who do not need to be constituted but will have to provide a local independent professional referee who supports the application. Individuals can also apply.

When to apply

Please apply 8 weeks prior to the event / course being held.

How to apply

Application form available on the Council website. For advice or an informal discussion, contact Karen Taylor on 03451 55 55 55 + Ext 442111 or email at

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Activites funded: Arts & culture Heritage & building preservation

Beneficiaries funded: General public Local communities Voluntary sector organisations

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