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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.

Summary

Funds the promotion of the welfare, dignity and efficiency of members and intending members of the British Merchant Navy. Grants are made mostly to students intending to pursue a career in the merchant navy, fishing or oil industry to assist them in paying for course fees. Grants are also made to charities supporting former or current members of the British Merchant Navy.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

Fund type

Type of funding:
Grant
Type of cost:
Revenue

Fund award sizes

Annually awarded:
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Notes on award amounts:
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Who can apply

Block grants are made to colleges for the benefits of students following a career in the merchant navy, fishing or oil industry and grants can be made to organisations supporting current or former members of the British Merchant Navy.

When to apply

Charitable donations are made once a year in the Autumn.

How to apply

Download the application form from the Trust website

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Exclusions

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Activites funded: Advice & information Education & training Health care & wellbeing

Beneficiaries funded: Economically/socially disadvantaged Older people

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