Funding Opportunities - September 2017

August 30, 2017

Need a funding boost for your social enterprise? See our latest selection below

This page is updated regularly. 

#letschangethat

To celebrate the launch of the Corra Foundation’s new name, brand and strategy, they are hosting the #letschangethat competition offering three prizes of £1,000 each. The competition is looking for great project ideas that enable people to create positive change in communities across Scotland, from each of the following categories: Place; Children & Young People; Sport. Applications close Friday 15 September. 

National Lottery Awards for All Scotland

The new name for Awards for All Scotland, the National Lottery Awards for All Scotland offers funding from £300 to £10,000 to support what matters to people and communities. Applications are ongoing.

Young Start
Young Start is a grants programme that distributes money from dormant bank accounts. They want to fund a wide range of projects for up to two years that will make children and young people aged 8 to 24 confident, healthy, connected or enterprising. Applications are ongoing.

Circular Economy Investment Fund
The Circular Economy Investment Fund is a funding opportunity for businesses and organisations in Scotland working in all business and social economy sectors. A circular economy is one that’s sustainable, and as much as possible eliminates waste. Applications are ongoing.

Shell Live Wire Awards
£5,000 is given each month to new young social entrepreneurs looking to implement innovative business solutions that meet the energy and resource needs of a growing population. Applications are ongoing.