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

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.

13thOctober 2021

Tesco Community Grants

Greenspace Scotland have announced that Tesco Community Grants are open for applications. This will provide grants of up to £1500 to support projects focused on supporting children and families, and food poverty – including community food growing. The scheme is open to registered charities and not-for-profit organisations, including Local Authorities [...]

23rdSeptember 2021

Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) Inclusion Fund

Applications for the next round of the Fund are now open. The ELC Inclusion Fund provides funding to ELC settings to support children with additional support needs (ASN) in Scotland access their funded ELC entitlement. It funds staff working in ELC settings to receive appropriate training and fund resources, equipment [...]

22ndSeptember 2021

Trees for community groups

The International Tree Foundation  is accepting applications for the 2021/22 tree planting season from community groups as part of its UK Community Tree Planting Programme. Grants of up to £6,000 are available. Find details here.

6thMay 2021

Covid-19 Outdoor Education Recovery Fund

YouthLink Scotland has announced that the £500,000 Outdoor Education Recovery Fund is now open for applications.  The aim of the fund is to support outdoor education specialists to deliver outdoor learning in partnership with school or other formal education settings. The deadline for applications is 12pm on Friday 14 May [...]