We are delighted to announce that the new Scottish Government Families and Communities Fund will open for applications on Thursday the 6th of June at 9.30am and invite organisations to sign up for a place at an information session (dates below, sign up today!).
The fund will run from April 2020 to March 2023, with up to £16m being available per annum. The funding is targeted at registered Scottish charities (that are also a company limited by guarantee or a SCIO) which deliver work of national significance.
The Families and Communities Fund will support the delivery of activities which contribute to improved outcomes for children, young people and their families through:
And to support Community Learning and Development (CLD) through:
The full criteria for the fund along with guidance about the different aspects of it is available at https://www.corra.scot/grants/families-and-communities-fund/
There are four information sessions:
Organisations that think they fit the fund criteria can book a place at one of these using the link on Corra Foundation’s website.
Key dates for the fund:
All applications must show a direct link to at least one National Outcome in Scotland’s National Performance Framework. The five National Outcomes that are most relevant to this Fund are: