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. 


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.