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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.


Grants are available to fund initial research which should ideally lead to further research. Pump primer grants should be for graduates embarking on a research career.

All pump priming applications which meet the criteria set out by the Trust are forwarded to the members of the Scientific Advisory Committee for consideration.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

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Applications are now open.

How to apply

Apply online via the Trust's website.

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Activites funded: Animal welfare Research Science & technology

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