Funding Links


Arran CVS can help your group to assess its financial position, what sort of funding you need, identify sources, prepare to make an application and we'll even provide references for funding bids (where appropriate). for more details or to arrange a meeting to discuss your requirements. 


    Awards for All
    Awards grants for people to take part in art, sport, heritage and community activities, and projects that promote education, the environment and health in the local community.

    Big Lottery Fund
    Hands out half the good causes money from the National Lottery &  committed to bringing real improvements to communities and the lives of people most in need.

    Rural Community Gateway
    First stop for rural news, information & networking.

    ‘Looking 4 Funding'
    Provides information on grants and funding which is available to the voluntary and community sector, businesses and social enterprises.

    Creative Scotland
    The lead body for  the funding, development &  advocacy of the arts in Scotland.

    Scottish Community Foundation
    Helps individuals and anyone who wants to  give something back to the community. They are also a gateway to applying for grants to  organisations and charities that want to create a  lasting impact in their community.

    Scottish Executive
    Strategic funding of voluntary organisations

    A further selection of useful links can be found on Links.