Funding for community groups to design and deliver solutions to local challenges in rural communities across Scotland.
Opened: 8 Sep 2021
Next deadline: 10 Oct 2022
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.
Provides grants to community projects that deliver lasting change in Shetland, Orkney, Highland and Argyll.
This bridging loan scheme is available to organisations carrying out work on a public facility or providing a new public facility in Shetland which is eligible for grant funding from EU/Scottish Government/Lottery.
Aims to help maintain, grow, develop and improve the services provided in the Early Learning and Childcare sector. They will consider funding equipment, furniture and non-statutory training.
The objective of the fund is to help "sustain and develop Shetland's communities". Only projects recommended by a local community council will be supported.
The Economic Development Grant Scheme aims to stimulate local economic activity by supporting individuals, businesses and organisations to turn ideas into commercial reality.
The Trust provides grant funding for projects which support the vision of a more sustainable and equal society. Applications will be prioritised from the Highlands and Islands.
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.
Provides grants to encourage those who have started a school-based business to consider taking it forward as a serious business.