Funding Directory

  • Aberdeen Asset Management Charitable Foundation

    The fund concentrates on two main areas for grants: Emerging Markets and Local Communities.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • The Alec Dickson Trust

    Supporting young people who are able to demonstrate through volunteering or community service they can enhance the lives of others.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Allander Youth Activities Charitable Trust (Scotland only)

    The Trust aims to support voluntary organisations in Scotland promoting the education and training of young people at a local level.

    Education and Training

  • Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation

    The Foundation aims to promote the arts, culture and heritage for the public benefit.

    Arts and Culture

  • Andy Fanshawe Memorial Trust

    This Trust awards grants that give disadvantaged young people the opportunity to develop an interest in outdoor activities.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Outdoors

  • The Archer Trust

    A UK Christian charitable grant-making trust which supports small UK charities for whom a grant of between £250 and £3,000 will make a big difference. Trustees next meet in March 2020.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Ardoch Foundation

    This Foundation offers grants to registered UK charities that use its unique facilities to deliver programmes for young people.

    NO CLOSING DATE

  • ASDA Foundation

    The ASDA Foundation supports a range of good causes around the UK.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Asda Foundation - Local Impact Grants

    The Local Impact fund supports not for profit organisations and groups to run smaller local initiatives to help support the local community and bring people together.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Awards for Young Musicians

    Awards for Young Musicians supports outstanding young instrumentalists making music in any genre.

    Arts and Culture

  • British Record Industry Trust

    The BRIT Trust provides grants to UK charitable organisations that encourage young people to become involved in music.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Arts and Culture

  • Buttle UK: Funding for Estranged Young People

    Providing funding to enable estranged young people to fully access and participate in education, employment or training opportunities.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Education and Training

  • BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme

    Programme supporting children and young people living with severe poverty as well as additional pressures such as domestic violence, disability or poor health in the family.

    Communities

  • Carnegie Dunfermline Trust

    Grants are given for projects and activities with social, community, educational, cultural, sporting and recreational purposes that benefit particularly young people within the Dunfermline area.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • CashBack for Creativity Open Fund 2019-2020

    CashBack for Creativity aims to tackle inequalities in the arts among Scotland's most disadvantaged young people.

    Arts and Culture

  • The Cattanach Charitable Trust

    Supporting projects which work with children from pre-birth to three years old who are affected by levels of relative deprivation.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Health and Wellbeing

  • Chance to Study

    Chance to Study supports projects in Scotland that work in the area of educational achievement through school years.

    National

  • Chance to Succeed

    Chance to Succeed supports projects in Scotland that focus on the employability and employment skills of young people up to 25.

    National

  • City Charitable Trust

    The Trust supports cultural, education, religious and welfare societies and organisations and the relief of poverty.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • Charity Digital Exchange

    The Charity Digital Exchange offers donated technology products from partners such as Microsoft, Symantec and Cisco to eligible UK-registered charities.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Clothworkers' Foundation

    The Clothworker’s Foundation provides Main and Small grants to registered charities in the UK whose work supports disadvantaged young people.

    Youth Work

  • Comic Relief UK

    Charities registered in the UK and other not-for-profit organisations can apply for a range of grants. Each funding initiative has a different opening date and deadline.

    National

  • Community Paths Grants

    Applications are open for three grant funds available for community groups to create, improve, maintain and promote community paths.

    Environment

  • Community RePaint

    Community RePaint is a UK-wide network of paint re-use schemes aimed at those looking to source paint for their community projects.

    Communities

  • Corra Foundation

    The Corra Foundation distributes funds to recognised charities in Scotland which focus on improving the quality of life for disadvantaged people.

    Charities

  • Cray Trust

    The Trust supports charities and community groups benefiting young people in the east of Scotland.

    Youth Work

  • Creative Breaks

    Providing 12-month grants to third sector organisations to develop and deliver short breaks for carers and young carers.

    Health and Wellbeing

  • Creative Scotland Open Project Funding

    This fund supports the arts, screen and creative industries with projects that help people explore, realise and develop their creative potential.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Arts and Culture

  • Culture and Business Fund Scotland (CBFS)

    This fund promotes collaboration between Scottish businesses and arts or heritage organisations to deliver new arts and heritage projects.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Arts and Culture

  • The Crerar Trust

    This fund will be awarded to a local community project which brings together young and old people in a meaningful way.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Dewar Arts Awards

    The Dewar Arts Awards support talented young artists in Scotland, who do not have the financial means to pursue their ambitions.

    Arts and Culture

  • Directory of Social Change

    Directory of Social Change is an independent charity with a vision of an independent voluntary sector at the heart of social change.

    Charities

  • Dr Guthrie’s Association (Scotland)

    Funding is available for not-for-profit organisations that support economically and socially disadvantaged children and young people aged 10 to 21 in Scotland.

    Youth Work

  • The Dulverton Trust

    The Trust supports charities to intervene in different aspects of youth disadvantage such as homelessness, character building, mentoring and employability skills.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Dundee Youth Fund

    The Dundee Youth Fund supports the development of learning opportunities in Dundee for young people aged 10 to 26 who live, work or study in Dundee.

    Youth Work

  • The Ebico Trust

    The Ebico Trust provides funding to support projects tackling fuel poverty in fuel-poor neighbourhoods across the UK.

    National

  • Ernest Cook Trust

    Aimed at assisting registered charities which educate children and young people.

    Education and Training

  • Esh Communities

    Community groups, local charities and social enterprises can apply to Esh Communities for funding up to £1,000.

    Communities

  • Esmee Fairbairn Foundation

    Funding the charitable activities of organisations that have the ideas and ability to achieve change for the better.

    National

  • Eurodesk

    Search for European funding for young people, people who work with young people and youth organisations.

    International

  • Foyle Foundation Small Grants Scheme

    One year grants of between £1,000 and £10,000 are available towards core costs, equipment or project funding for small charities.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Funding Scotland

    Find funding for charities, community groups, social enterprises and voluntary organisations using this online directory.

    National

  • Gannett Foundation

    The Gannett Foundation invite applications from registered charities to support projects that benefit the local community.

    Communities

  • The Gannochy Trust

    The Gannochy Trust is an independent grant-making charitable trust which supports registered charities in Scotland (Perth and Kinross in particular).

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Garfield Weston Foundation

    Grants are made across the UK to organisations supporting a variety of projects, including youth work, communities and the arts.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Youth Work

  • The George and Grace Thomson Trust

    The Trust awards grants of between £500 and £2,000 to organisations that focus especially on projects that benefit people in Dundee and address poverty and social exclusion.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Google Grants

    Designed for registered charities, Google Grants provides free advertising on Google AdWords for charities seeking to inform and engage people online.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • The Gordon & Ena Baxter Foundation

    The Foundation funds activity-based projects that demonstrate a clear benefit to communities in Moray, the Highlands and the north east of Scotland.

    Communities

  • GoThinkBig

    Grants of up to £500 are available to support 15-24 year olds with a social action idea to help society and the community.

    Communities

  • 2021 GSK IMPACT Awards - Core funding and free training for health charities

    This annual competition offers cash prizes to registered charities that work in the fields of health and social care. The 2021 GSK IMPACT Awards will open for applications in July 2020.

    Health and Wellbeing

  • Heart of the Community Fund

    This Fund gives give funding awards to registered charity projects that support community regeneration.

    Communities

  • Hilden Charitable Fund Summer Play Schemes Grants

    This small fund helps community groups run summer play schemes for disadvantaged communities.

    Outdoors

  • The Holywood Trust

    Creating opportunities for young people in Dumfries and Galloway. The Trust helps them fulfil their potential in cultural, educational and social aspects of their lives.

    Youth Work

  • ILF Scotland Transition Fund

    This Fund provides money for up to one year, to support young people aged between 16 and 21 who are living with disabilities to improve their lives.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • Impact Challenge on Safety

    A €10 million fund to support organisations across Europe that are working on challenges related to online and offline hate, extremism, and child safety.

    Communities

  • Improving Lives

    The Improving Lives programme provides grants for charities, not-for-profit organisations and social enterprises to help people when other sources of support have failed.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • The Ironmongers’ Company

    The Ironmongers’ Company wishes to support projects that provide opportunities for disadvantaged children and young people to fulfill their potential.

    Youth Work

  • JMA Trust

    The JMA Trust is a small charity whose main aim is to support organisations working with young people to realise their potential.

    Youth Work

  • Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust

    A Quaker Trust which supports people who address the root causes of conflict and injustice.

    National

  • Leslie Sell Charitable Trust

    The Scouting and Guiding movement can receive small grants to help with the cost of making repairs, or purchasing sundry items of equipment. It also assists groups and individuals to make trips.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • The MacRobert Trust

    The Trust's annual monetary donations are only awarded to registered charities and are always dependent upon funding availability.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • The Mary Salmond Trust

    The objective of this Trust is to provide financial assistance to individuals and organisations in North East Scotland.

    Communities

  • Misses Barrie Charitable Trust

    The Trust awards grants to registered charities which run education, welfare or community projects in the UK.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Morrisons Foundation

    Supporting good causes throughout the UK that really make a difference to people's lives. Projects should benefit the local community.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Moto in the Community Trust

    The Trust supports a wide variety of local charity and community projects within a 15-mile radius of a Moto site.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Museums Galleries Scotland

    All accredited museums in Scotland are eligible to apply for Museums Galleries Scotland funding streams.

    Arts and Culture

  • National Lottery Awards for All Scotland

    Giving groups a chance to apply for grants between £300 and £10,000 for projects that help local communities and people in most need.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • The National Lottery Community Fund Scotland: Community-Led Activity

    The National Lottery Community Fund provides funding to support communities to improve to the places they live and the wellbeing of those most in need.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • National Lottery Good Causes Portal

    Search for funding programmes supporting good causes across the UK.

    National

  • The National Lottery Community Fund Scotland: Improving Lives

    Grants from £10,000 to £500,000 to support young people, children and families currently facing challenging circumstances.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • The National Lottery Community Fund Scotland: Young Start Fund

    Young Start aims to create opportunities for children and young people aged eight to 24 across Scotland to help them realise their potential.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Education and Training

  • National Lottery Heritage Fund Scotland

    The National Lottery Heritage Fund Scotland supports all kinds of projects which make a lasting difference for heritage, people and communities.

    National

  • Neighbourhood Partnership Community Grants Fund

    The Fund awards grants of up to £5,000 to voluntary and community groups to encourage small scale activity that benefits local communities.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • NESTA

    NESTA is the largest single endowment devoted exclusively to supporting talent, innovation and creativity in the UK.

    National

  • New Park Educational Trust

    The Trust gives grants to individuals and organisations in order to help promote the education and development of young people in north east Fife.

    Education and Training

  • OneFamily Young Person's Education Grant

    OneFamily customers can apply for a Young Person’s Education Grant of up to £500 on behalf of a young person aged 15-19 towards meeting the cost of their training, education or work experience.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • One Stop Carriers for Causes Grants

    Grants of up to £1,000 are available for good causes within two miles of a One Stop shop.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Oral Health Community Challenge Fund

    Third sector organisations can apply for grants of between £7,000 and £30,000 to enable them to undertake projects aimed at reducing oral health inequalities within the disadvantaged community.

    Health and Wellbeing

  • The Outward Bound Trust Adventure Fund

    The Outward Bound Adventure Fund provides fundng for an Outward Bound summer of adventure.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Outdoors

  • Paths for All Community Path Grants

    Communities in Scotland can apply for funding for community path projects to create, promote, and maintain path networks.

    Communities

  • Paul Hamlyn Foundation

    Funding for projects in the UK that help individuals overcome disadvantage, social exclusion and lack of opportunity and so realise their full potential.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • People's Health Trust Active Communities Fund

    Active Communities is a funding programme for community groups and not-for-profit organisations that make local neighbourhoods even better.

    Communities

  • The Percy Bilton Charity

    Open to registered charities in the UK, whose primary objectives is to assist disadvantaged/underprivileged young people.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Youth Work

  • Peter De Haan Charitable Trust

    Grants focusing on social welfare, the environment and the arts for young people.

    Arts and Culture

  • The Peter Vardy Charitable Fund

    Grants aimed at supporting youth-focused charities that could use some additional help.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Youth Work

  • PF Charitable Trust

    This Trust supports work at community level. Registered charities can apply for grants between £500 and £2,000.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • The Pixel Fund

    This Fund provides grants to UK based charities in order to support the improvement in mental health and well-being of children and young adults.

    Health and Wellbeing

  • The Pleasance Trust

    This Trust awards grants mainly to small voluntary organisations in the Edinburgh area which promote the activities of benefit to young people in the Edinburgh area.

    Outdoors

  • Ponton House Trust

    Grants for organisations working with young people in the Edinburgh and Lothian area, in the region of £1,000 to £2,000.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Youth Work

  • Porticus UK

    Funding charities that work to strengthen family relationships, enrich education and support transformation through faith.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Postcode Dream Trust

    The Dream Fund gives charitable organisations across the UK the opportunity to collaborate with other not-for-profit partners to deliver their dream project.

    Charities

  • Pounds for Purpose

    Pounds for Purpose offers £500 awards for project costs to young people in Scotland aged 16 to 26 who have an idea to make a positive difference to their community or the environment.

    National

  • Prime Four Community Trust

    Charitable and not-for-profit organisations can apply to the Prime Four Community Trust for grants of up to £2,000 for a range of activities that will benefit the Kingswells community.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • The Prince's Trust Development Awards

    Cash grants of up to £300 for course fees, equipment and work clothing to help young people move into education, training or employment.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Education and Training

  • Queens Cross Community Chest

    Grants of up to £150 are available to children and young people aged 1 to 25 in the Queens Cross Housing Association area to fund various activities.

    Youth Work

  • The Ragdoll Foundation

    Providing funding to not-for-profit organisations in the UK that work with children and young people using the arts and creative media.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Arts and Culture

  • The Rayne Foundation

    Grants for charitable and not-for-profit organisations across the UK that work in the fields of arts, health and wellbeing, education and social issues.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    National

  • Resilient Scotland Start & Grow

    Start & Grow offers investment packages of up to £60,000 to enable organisations with social and environmental objectives to start-up, develop and expand.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • The Robertson Trust

    The Robertson Trust is an independent Scottish grant-making trust which exists to provide funding to third sector organisations in Scotland through its Open Grants awards.

    Charities

  • Ross and Liddell Community Bursary

    Funding of £500 is available to support community groups, clubs and charities buy equipment and kit or to fulfil projects. Bursary applications will open again in late 2019.

    Communities

  • Rowan Boland Memorial Trust

    Local sports groups, clubs, schools or associations within the Scottish Borders TD1 postcode area can apply to the Trust for financial assistance to develop youth sport.

    Sports

  • Royal Caledonian Education Trust – Scotland’s Armed Forces Children’s Charity (RCET)

    Providing grants to organisations that provide for the education of children and young people from British Armed Forces families living in Scotland.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Rozelle Trust

    The Rozelle Trust aims to help charities who activities are primarily based in Scotland, or overseas in developing countries.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Scotmid Community Grants Scheme

    Scotmid's Community Grants help deserving causes across Scotland. They support hundreds of projects which have touched the lives of people living in the communities they serve.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Scottish International Education Trust

    Supporting projects that contribute to the cultural, social or economic wellbeing of Scotland or improve the Scottish environment.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Education and Training

  • Scottish Schools Pipe and Drums Trust Open Grant Fund

    Providing one-off cash awards between £250 to £5,000 to support school pipe bands and young people playing the chanter, pipes and drum.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Arts and Culture

  • Shetland Arts Fund

    Support voluntary organisations and individuals to deliver arts-related projects and events that meet local community needs.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Arts and Culture

  • Smarter Choices, Smarter Places (SCSP) Open Fund

    Aims to encourage people to change their behaviours to walk or cycle as part of their everyday short journeys. The fund will also encourage people to use sustainable travel choices for longer journeys

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Health and Wellbeing

  • Souter Charitable Trust

    The Trust supports projects directed at the relief of all aspects of human suffering in the UK and overseas with a particular but not exclusive Christian emphasis and ethos.

    Charities

  • St James Place Foundation

    Supporting projects that provide for under-25s in the UK who suffer from physical or mental health difficulties or conditions, or a life-threatening or degenerative illness.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Health and Wellbeing

  • Stations Community Regeneration Fund

    Make use of disused railway station buildings by turning them into meeting places or a project which contributes to a local community.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • The Stevenston Charitable Trust

    The Trust awards grants usually between £1,000 and £3,000 in the majority of cases to charities which work towards the advancement of arts, culture and heritage.

    Arts and Culture

  • SUEZ Communities Trust Scottish Landfill Communities Fund

    SUEZ Communities Trust provides funds to not-for-profit organisations to undertake work that is eligible under the Scottish Landfill Communities Fund.

    Environment

  • The Sylvia Waddilove Foundation UK

    Providing grants of between £1,000 and £10,000 to charitable organisations for new projects relating to education and skills-based training for young people.

    Education and Training

  • Scotland’s Next Generation (SNG) funding

    The Outward Bound Trust offers disadvantaged young people the chance to take part in a 19-day Skills for Life Award at centres in the Highlands in July or August.

    Outdoors

  • Tesco Bags of Help Centenary Grants

    Not for profit organisations can apply for £25,000 for projects that bring significant benefit to communities.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • Transform Foundation Charity Website Grant Programme

    The Charity Website Grant Programme provides £18,000 in grants to UK charities to fund the redevelopment of their website.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

    Supporting projects in the UK which address issues in rural communities and/or areas of urban deprivation.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • The Tudor Trust

    Helping smaller, community-led organisations which work directly with people who are at the margins of society.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • UK-German Connection

    UK-German Connection offers three grants which support joint activities and visits between youth groups in the UK and Germany.

    International

  • Volunteering Matters Action Earth 2019

    Volunteering Matters Action Earth helps to get people and communities busy outdoors. The campaign has grants to give to groups of volunteers who are carrying out environmental activities.

    Environment

  • Wee Grants for Wee Groups

    Grants range from £500-£2,000 and can fully fund or part fund your work. This can include day to day running costs such as rent/utilities, project costs, sessional staff and items such as equipment.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Charities

  • Wesleyan Foundation Small Grants

    The Foundation provides small grants to registered charities, voluntary and community groups, and social enterprises across Scotland that work to benefit communities.

    Communities

  • Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowships

    150 grants awarded annually to UK citizens who want to travel overseas to gain knowledge, experience and best practice to benefit others. Applications open again on 30 April 2020.

    International

  • The Wood Foundation

    A Scottish-based Trust with a global outlook investing over £50million into economic, community and enterprise activities.

    International

  • Wooden Spoon Charity

    Wooden Spoon Charity provides grants to organisations and charities in the UK to run projects that benefit children and young people under 25.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Youth Work

  • Yorkshire Building Society Charitable Foundation

    This fund prioritises registered charities who support people who are vulnerable or suffering hardship.

    Communities

  • Young Carer Grant

    The Young Carer Grant is a cash benefit of £300 paid to young carers aged 16 to 18 living in Scotland.

    National

  • Young EDGE Grants

    Young entrepreneurs aged 18 to 30 who are keen to grow their business but lack the finances can apply for grant-only awards of up to £15,000. Round 16 opens in January 2020.

    Education and Training

  • Young People’s Community Fund

    Deaf young people aged between 8-25 years old can apply for up to £500 to make their local area better for other deaf young people by creating and leading exciting new projects.

    NO CLOSING DATE

    Communities

  • BBC Children in Need Main Grants

    BBC Children in Need's focus is firmly on those children and young people who are experiencing disadvantage. Deadline: 13 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Mon, 13 Jan 2020

    National

  • The Fore

    For the next three years until 2020, the Fore will develop, scale or improve the highest quality early-stage charities and social enterprises. Deadline: 13 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Mon, 13 Jan 2020

    Charities

  • Youth Music Initiative

    Creating access to high quality music making opportunities for young people aged 0-25, particularly for those that would not normally have the chance to participate. Deadline: 13 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Mon, 13 Jan 2020

    Arts and Culture

  • Youth Activities Small Grants Fund

    Aberdeen City Council offers small grants of up to £1,500 to children and young people to enable them to contribute to their own communities in Aberdeen. Next deadline: 14 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 14 Jan 2020

    Communities

  • Climate Challenge Fund Development Grants

    Community-led organisations can apply for development grants up to £500 for potential climate action projects. Deadline: 15 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 15 Jan 2020

    Environment

  • Shackleton Foundation

    Supporting social leaders, entrepreneurs and early-stage social enterprises who work to improve the lives of disadvantaged young people.

    CLOSING DATE: Thu, 16 Jan 2020

    Youth Work

  • The Lintel Trust

    Supports projects that help those recognised as being most disadvantaged in social housing today. Deadline: 21 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 21 Jan 2020

    Communities

  • John Watson's Trust

    The Trust awards educational grants to the benefit of those aged 21 or under who are in a situation of disadvantage and/or have additional support needs. Deadline: 24 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 24 Jan 2020

    Education and Training

  • The Awesome Foundation

    £500 mini-grants are available under a special round of awards to local projects in Glasgow run by someone or groups of people aged 5 to 25. Deadline: 31 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

    Youth Work

  • The Endrick Trust

    This Trust considers applications from charities based and working in the Greater Glasgow postcode area with an income of less than £2 million per annum. Deadline: 31 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

    Charities

  • The Radcliffe Trust Music Grants

    The Radcliffe Trust supports classical music performance and training, especially chamber music, composition and music education. Deadline: 31 January.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

    Arts and Culture

  • Youth Scotland Rural Action Fund

    The Fund offers micro grants to support rural youth groups develop community based youth work in Scotland’s rural communities. Deadline: 31 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 31 Jan 2020

    Youth Work

  • The Commonweal Fund

    The Commonweal Fund is available to charities and organisations within the City of Glasgow and the surrounding areas. Deadline: 6 January 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Mon, 06 Jan 2020

    Communities

  • Aspirational Awards

    This individual grants fund aimed at empowering care experienced young people aged 21-26 to transform their lives and realise their best potential. Deadline: 12 December 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Thu, 12 Dec 2019

    National

  • Community Capacity and Resilience Fund (CCRF)

    Grant awards of between £1,000 and £7,500 are available for voluntary sector organisations to enable them to tackle the effects of welfare reform and poverty. Deadline: 13 December 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 13 Dec 2019

    National

  • Bank of Scotland Foundation

    This Bank of Scotland Foundation helps individuals and charities to work together to ensure a better quality of life within their community. Deadline: 19 December 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Thu, 19 Dec 2019

    Communities

  • The Cross Trust

    This charity gives grants to young Scots in financial need. Awards are made to individuals or organisations in Scotland. Qualifying individuals must be under 30 and of Scottish birth or parentage.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 31 Dec 2019

    Education and Training

  • The Stafford Trust

    A Scottish charitable trust which provides financial support to charities registered in the UK. Deadline: 31 December 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 31 Dec 2019

    Charities

  • Watkin Jones Community Fund

    The Watkin Jones Community Fund offers grants of up to £1,000 to support projects aimed at promoting communities throughout the UK. Deadline: 31 December 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 31 Dec 2019

    Communities

  • The Woodward Charitable Trust

    Children and young people who are isolated, at risk of exclusion or involved in antisocial behaviour are among the areas supported by this fund. Deadline: 31 December 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 31 Dec 2019

    Youth Work

  • The Idlewild Trust

    Supporting charities who encourage excellence in the performing arts, and the preservation of buildings and sites of historical interest for the benefit of the public. Deadline: 13 February 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Thu, 13 Feb 2020

    Arts and Culture

  • Greggs Foundation

    Local not-for-profit organisations can apply for grants of up to £2,000 through the Greggs Foundation regional grants programme. Deadline: 23 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Sun, 23 Feb 2020

    Communities

  • Money Saving Expert Charity Funding

    The MSE Charity gives grants to UK not for profit organisations that deliver activities which make a lasting impact on how people think, behave and manage their money. Deadline: 28 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 28 Feb 2020

    Education and Training

  • The Weir Charitable Trust

    The Trust aims to support small community groups of charities with an income of £100,000 or less per annum based in Scotland and providing services across Scotland. Deadline: 28 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 28 Feb 2020

    Youth Work

  • UK Theatres Grants Scheme

    The UK Theatres Small Grants Schemed offers capital grants to charity and not-for-profit run theatres across the UK to help their work in their local communities. Deadline: 3 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Mon, 03 Feb 2020

    Arts and Culture

  • The Edinburgh & Lothian Trust Fund Grants for Voluntary Organisations

    The Edinburgh & Lothian Trust Fund provides grants to charitable status voluntary organisations that provide social welfare in the Edinburgh and Lothian area. Deadline: 4 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 04 Feb 2020

    Charities

  • People’s Postcode Trust

    For projects that focus on preventing poverty, promote human rights, equal rights and conflict resolution for some of the most vulnerable groups in society.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 04 Feb 2020

    Charities

  • Postcode Community Trust

    The Trust is open to charities that provide a positive impact on their local community and improve community health and wellbeing. Stage 1 funding round is from 21 January to 4 February.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 04 Feb 2020

    Communities

  • Postcode Local Trust

    Financial support for charities and good causes which help communities enhance their natural environment. Funding round dates for 2020 will be announced in December 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 04 Feb 2020

    Environment

  • DM Thomas Foundation for Young People

    Providing equipment, training and support to young people, with awards of up to £30,000 a year. Deadline: 5 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 05 Feb 2020

    Education and Training

  • Erasmus+

    There are a number of different education, training, youth and sport funding opportunities for UK organisations under Erasmus+. Next deadline for key actions for youth sector is 5 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 05 Feb 2020

    International

  • European Solidarity Corps - Volunteering for 18-30 year olds

    This programme promotes volunteering activities that engage young people and volunteering organisations in activities that promote solidarity. Next deadline: 5 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 05 Feb 2020

    International

  • Faith in Community Scotland (FiCS) Grants

    FiCS grants support local faith groups in the struggle against poverty in Scotland's most deprived urban and rural communities. Deadline: 7 February 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 07 Feb 2020

    Communities

  • Nurturing Talent - Time to Shine Fund

    Creative Scotland’s 'Nurturing Talent – Time to Shine Fund' aims to support young people aged 11 to 25 in the creative arts. Upcoming deadline dates: 9 February and 14 June 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Sun, 09 Feb 2020

    Arts and Culture

  • Kelly Family Charitable Trust

    Interested in funding charities whose activities involve the whole family, in initiatives that seek to tackle issues that face one or more of its members. Deadline: 1 March 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Sun, 01 Mar 2020

    Charities

  • BBC Children in Need Small Grants

    BBC Children in Need's focus is firmly on those children and young people who are experiencing disadvantage. Deadline:16 March 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Mon, 16 Mar 2020

    National

  • Baillie Gifford Community Awards Programme

    This programme considers grants up to £2,000 to support grass roots community organisations across the whole of Scotland and replaces the Express Grants programme. Next deadline: 2 March 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Mon, 02 Mar 2020

    Communities

  • Agar Trust

    The Agar Trust supports young people (8-21) resident in rural Scotland, who demonstrate exceptional musical ability and wish to further their musical education. Deadline: 31 March 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 31 Mar 2020

    Arts and Culture

  • Cyber Essentials Grants

    Scottish charities can apply for cyber grants of up to £1,000 to help them improve their cyber resilience.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 31 Mar 2020

    Charities

  • The Weavers' Company Benevolent Fun

    Helping young people at risk of criminal involvement to stay out of trouble and assist in the rehabilitation of offenders, particularly young offenders. Deadline: 31 March 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Tue, 31 Mar 2020

    Youth Work

  • European Youth Foundation

    Encourage youth activities that promote understanding, co-operation and peace among young people in Europe.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 01 Apr 2020

    International

  • Sport Facilities Fund

    This Fund supports capital projects that create or improve places where people can become involved in and participate in sport and physical activity. Deadline: 1 April 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 01 Apr 2020

    Sports

  • The Novum Trust

    Providing small short-term, one-off grants generally of between £500 and £2,500 to support distinctively new and Scottish projects in Christian action and research. Deadline: 15 April 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 15 Apr 2020

    Youth Work

  • Volant Charitable Trust

    Foundation Scotland works with the Volant charitable Trust to make awards of up to £15,000 per annum on its behalf to charities and community groups in Scotland. Next deadline: 30 April 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Thu, 30 Apr 2020

    National

  • The Earl and Countess of Wessex Trust

    Providing opportunities for children and young people up to the age of 12 years. Deadline: 1 May 2019.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 01 May 2020

    Youth Work

  • Triangle Trust 1949 Fund

    Funding for specialist community and voluntary organisations working with carers or the rehabilitation of offenders or ex-offenders within the UK.

    CLOSING DATE: Fri, 01 May 2020

    Communities

  • FCC Communities Foundation

    The FCC Communities Foundation provides funding for community, heritage and environmental projects in areas around eligible waste management sites in Scotland. Next round: 18 March 2020.

    CLOSING DATE: Wed, 03 Jun 2020

    Environment

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