Scotland Loves Local Fund
A £1 million 'Scotland Loves Local Fund' is currently providing grants of between £500 and £5,000 to local projects which promote town centres and high streets. Applications close 5pm, Friday 25th November. Read more here.
Funding Finder (including Coronavirus-related support)
STP’s Funding Finder is the go-to place to source potential funding. Comprising nine categories, the Funding Finder provides easy to read information on current funding streams, highlighting where new funds have been announced and where application deadlines are approaching.
Download the October 2020 Funding Finder.
You may also find the following source useful: Beyond the Usual Suspects (comprehensive funding guide from the Development Trusts Association Scotland).
Funding Support Service
STP Members can use our Funding Support Service, a half day dedicated to finding the right fund for your project. Our team can help you identify the type and source of fund that can kick start or sustain your project.
We can also connect our members with specialist funding consultants to help you complete the application process. Consultants will accommodate a range of budgets and have Scotland wide coverage. For more information please contact Elaine Bone
Applying for Funding: The Ultimate Guide
Produced by the Big Lottery Fund, the above guide also has general tips on funding applications and processes.
STP Funding Workshop
STP hosts regular funding workshops, connecting town stakeholders with Scotland's major funders in areas such as regeneration, heritage, active travel and more.
Our next funding workshop will be announced in due course, in accord with the public health situation.
You can keep up to date with upcoming funding support events and other workshops at our website or by signing up to our newsletter.