Supports projects with clear benefit to communities in Moray and the Highlands and Islands. They will fund projects that cover one or more of the following: Education and Training, Health, Care, Sport, Arts and Heritage, and Conservation and Environment.
Next deadline: 30th Jul 2021
Not-for-profit community projects can apply for up to 50% of the costs of an electricity connection within the Scottish Hydro-Electric Distribution area, particularly those in rural areas.
Next deadline: 3rd Sep 2021
The Air Discount Scheme (ADS) aims to tackle the problem of high air fares for the remotest communities in the Highlands and Islands by providing a discount of 50% on the core air fare on eligible routes.
The Trust supports hospitals, institutions, societies and others whose work they believe is beneficial to the community in Glasgow and the West of Scotland
The fund is to support small, local projects in all the communities of the Western Isles, which support and promote the use of Gaelic in those communities.
Provides grants to encourage those who have started a school-based business to consider taking it forward as a serious business.
Grants are available each year to enable school children to travel to enterprise events.
HIE can offer financial assistance with capacity building relevant to eligible groups' ongoing development plans.
The trust distributes the ‘community benefit fund’ available from the Beinn Mhor Wind Farm. Priority areas which will benefit from the fund are Pairc, Kinloch and the villages along Loch Seaforth in North Harris.
The Comhairle gives grants to approved voluntary bodies for social, cultural or leisure purposes. It also provides a scheme of assistance for community centre, village halls and eligible church halls which are operated by local voluntary organisations.