Find updates on play, learning, and the environment, from across the wider network in Scotland – and beyond.

22ndDecember 2021

Latest funding update from TCV

TCV Scotland's latest Funding Update provides information on further sources of grants to support community and environmental projects. TCV have also highlighted Scotland's Climate Festival Seed Fund for Community Events. The Scottish Government is providing grants of up to £500 for voluntary and community groups to organise festivals and community [...]

21stDecember 2021

Funding for youth projects

A new fund worth £15,000 has been established to support projects that promote young people’s connection to nature and community, and inspire environmental awareness to address biodiversity loss and climate change. The Cairngorms Youth Local Action Group (Youth LAG), a sub group of the Cairngorms Trust, is responsible for the [...]

16thNovember 2021

CashBack for Communities Youth Work Fund 2022/23 – open for applications!

YouthLink Scotland is now receiving applications for the latest round of the Scottish Government’s CashBack for Communities Youth Work Fund. Previous funded projects have included outdoor youth programmes. The aim is to create positive destinations for young people aged between 10 and 24 that are at most at risk of [...]

9thNovember 2021

TCV Scotland Funding Update – Autumn 2021

Check out the latest on grants for community, environmental and volunteering projects, shared by The Conservation Volunteers. Some of these are applicable to schools or groups supporting education projects. Note some tight deadlines!

14thOctober 2021

Scottish Forestry Community Fund

The Scottish Forestry Community Fund is now open for 2021/22. The Fund supports groups and organisations that encourage people to use woods more. Eligible activities include schemes that promote physical activity such as walking, safe routes to school, natural play and adventure play.