Our Funds

Find out more about the kinds of funding we offer and browse our available Funds. Applications now open!

Wee Grant awarded to Garnethill Parents Association

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See which of our funds you're eligible for by completing our easy funding checker.

We offer both revenue and capital funding for registered charities and constituted community groups that help people and communities in Scotland who are living with poverty and trauma.

For more details of the kind of work we fund, take a look at Who and what we fund.

There are no set closing dates, so you're welcome to apply anytime. 

Here is an overview of our current funds:

Wee Grants

  • For constituted community groups and charities with an annual income of less than £25,000
  • Funding of up to £2,000 for one year only
  • Could cover revenue* or capital costs to support your work.

Small Grants

  • For registered charities with an annual income of between £25,000 and £100,000
  • Revenue funding* of between £2,000 and £15,000 for up to five years
  • Unrestricted or restricted* funding
  • Can include the costs of equipment to support your work.

Large Grants

  • For registered charities with an annual income of between £100,000 and £2 million
  • Revenue funding* of between £15,000 and £50,000 for up to five years
  • Unrestricted or restricted funding*
  • Can include the costs of equipment to support your work.

Community Vehicle Grants

  • For registered charities with an annual income of between £25,000 and £2 million
  • Funding of up to £10,000 for a vehicle to support your work.

Community Building Grants

  • For registered charities with an annual income of between £25,000 and £2 million
  • Capital funding of up to £75,000 towards ‘community hubs’.

*Definitions:
Revenue funding is used to cover the costs of providing day-to-day services. We can provide revenue funding in two ways:
Unrestricted: can be spent on annual running costs of your organisation, such as salaries, heating, lighting, services, consumables and small items of equipment.
Restricted funding: can only be used for a specific project, activity or designated purpose, as applied for or designated by us.

Are you a larger charity?

We are busy developing our funding offer for organisations with an annual income of over £2 million. We hope to make details available before the end of the year. To be kept informed, please sign up to our mailing list.