Funding news - 04/12/2017

Bank of Scotland Foundation - New Deadlines for Small and Medium Grants

Registered charities in Scotland can apply now for funding for projects to improve and develop their local communities.

The Bank of Scotland Foundation is an independent registered charity.

It has three funds that support registered charities in Scotland:

  • Small Grants Programme - grants of between £1,000 and £10,000.
  • Medium Grants Programme - grants of between £10,001 and £25,000.
  • Large Grants Programme - grants of between £50,000 and £100,000.

The Foundation has recently reopened its Small and Medium grants programme to registered charities in Scotland that are working towards the following objectives:

  • Initiatives designed to encourage the involvement in the community of those too often excluded.
  • Working with people on low incomes, at risk from poverty or with problems finding accommodation.
  • Improving the standard of local facilities.
  • Developing and improving local communities.
  • Financial literacy and financial inclusion Large and medium grants only).

The Large grant programme is expected to re-open in 2018.

There are four 2018 deadlines for applications to the Medium and Small grants programmes: 5 January 2018, 6 April 2018, 6 July 2018 and 5 October 2018.

Further information can be found on the Bank of Scotland Foundation website.

Source: Bank of Scotland Foundation, 04/12/2017