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Amazing Things

Resources

Why not celebrate achievement  by young people on your outdoor programmes or project with an award? The 4th edition of Amazing Things, the guide to youth awards in Scotland, has been launched by the Awards Network to coincide with the 2017 Scottish Learning Festival. Read more here.

Read More Published: 12.10.17

British Science week resources – 2017 and 2018

Resources

The 2017 theme was “change” and encouraged young people to think about and investigate the changes happening in the world all around us; from seasons and climate, to materials and energy. Follow this link to find examples for early years, primary and secondary activity packs. Most of these…

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IGas Community Energy Fund – Caithness only

Grants

Caithness is the only eligible area in Scotland. Organisations that are eligible to apply include community and voluntary organisations that are charitable, educational or benevolent in purpose; as well as local schools. Applicants will need to demonstrate need for their project, real community benefits and value for money. The…

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The Suez Communities Trust funds to improve public amenities including biodiversity

Grants

Do you want to improve your local greenspace for learning? The Suez Communities Trust (formerly Sita) provides funds to not-for-profit organisations to improve public amenities, including the conservation of biodiversity. To be eligible, applicants needs to be a not - for profit organisations located within three miles of a…

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Grants to help Schools Celebrate National Science and Engineering Week 2018 (UK)

Grants

The British Science Association, with additional funding, is providing 2 types of grants for schools in challenging circumstances to organise their own science and engineering events in 2018. The closing date for applications is 12 noon on the 13th November 2017. Follow this link for more information.

Read More Published: 12.10.17

Scotland’s Outdoor Learning Directory aims to provide a portal to services supporting outdoor learning which are provided by these Scottish organisations.

Forestry Commission Scotland Scottish Natural Heritage Lomond & Trossachs NP Natural Scotland Cairngorms National Park Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland