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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 Classical Association is a major provider of grants to classical projects in the UK. Their grants typically fund activities undertaken by schoolteachers, students, academics and organisations with the aims of:

  • Supporting the teaching and learning of classical subjects and topics, primarily in UK schools, but also amongst the wider public;
  • Increasing access to classics, widening participation and pursuing EDI objectives in UK classics;
  • Increasing the sustainability and viability of classics as a discipline in UK schools and beyond.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

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Capital, Revenue

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When to apply

The committee considers applications at four meetings during the year. The deadlines for applications are 1 March, 1 June, 1 September and 1 December each year.

Applications for grants of £5,000 and over are only considered twice a year, following the 1 March and 1 September deadlines.

Next deadline: 1 Sep 2024

How to apply

An application form is available on the Association's website.

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Activites funded: Arts & culture Education & training

Beneficiaries funded: General public

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