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Development grants

Find out more about Development Grants.

Development Grants are available in 2019/20 to help Scottish community-led organisations to scope out a potential climate action project.

CCF Development Grants up to £500 (per organisation) are intended to:

  • Enable community-led organisations to develop ideas for a climate change action project which would support low-carbon behaviour changes, increase climate literacy and reduce carbon emissions.
  • Assist in progressing to a full CCF Grant application or similar activities for another funder.
  • Organise a community consultation event and survey work.
  • Engaging a consultant or advisor to support project development.
  • Cover expenses associated with visit(s) to other projects/organisations within Scotland (flights excluded).
  • Develop a low-carbon project idea.
  • Host an event using the Scottish Government's Climate Conversation toolkit.

 

Who can apply?

  • Scottish based eligible community-led organisation who are led by their community, operate on a not-for-profit basis, or are a trading company wholly owned by a not-for-profit organisation, and are legally constituted.
  • Organisations that are not currently in receipt of a full CCF Grant Award.
  • Organisations that received a CCF Development Grant previously can also apply but their proposal must be substantially different from the previously funded grant.

Application Form

An application form can be downloaded here.

Please complete this form and return it along with supporting mandatory documentation to KSB by the deadlines stated below and to the address as stated within the form and ensure that you leave the document in Word format for comments to be added.

 

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions that relate to this Development Grant can be downloaded here.

 

What happens next?

Your application will be considered by the CCF Team at KSB. This will take place monthly and key dates are outlined below.

Application Submission Deadline Decision by Project Completion and Final Report due by

24th May

31st May

31st August

14th June

28th June

30th September

19th July

2nd August

31st October

16th August

30th August

30th November

13th September

27th September

31st December

Questions

Please contact Keep Scotland Beautiful's CCF team by calling 01786 471333 or email ccf@keepscotlandbeautiful.org.

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