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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.


The TWA Digitisation Grant help UK heritage institutions to digitise and digitally preserve their collections. It can be used to fund digitisation of bound volume collections, archive collections and photograph collections.

Applications will be assessed based on four main areas:

  • Heritage need: Heritage value, uniqueness, and importance of the collection.
  • Social/community impact: How local people and communities will benefit from the collection.
  • Research value: Whether academic, social historians, genealogists, or other researchers.
  • Improved accessibility: Such as platforms, preservation, and website access.

Premium information is available exclusively to SCVO members and supporters

Geographical areas funded: UK

Fund type

Type of funding:
Other resources
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

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Notes on award amounts:
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Who can apply

Public, private & charity Archives; Business/corporate; Archives; Public & private Libraries; Museums; Galleries

When to apply

Currently closed.

How to apply

Application form and guidance available on the TWA website

Contact information


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Activites funded: Arts & culture Heritage & building preservation

Beneficiaries funded: General public Local communities

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