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January 2017 Funding Bulletin

January 2017 Funding Bulletin

Tuesday 24 January 2017

From January 2017 SALSC will be circulating regular Funding Bulletins to all member Sports Councils.




Highlights included:

HealthShow – Edinburgh, West Lothian, East Lothian, Falkirk and Midlothian

Deadline 25th January 2017


The Active Communities Fund from The Health Lottery, People’s Health Trust, for the above areas is now open!

Local groups and organisations with great ideas to make their communities better places to live can apply. 

A funding programme for community groups with an income of less than £350,000 a year.

For projects seeking investment of between £5,000 and £50,000 for projects lasting up to 2 years.  Small, local projects, designed and run by local people can apply.  The online application process is available on the website:




Funding Snapshots

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Galaxy Hot Chocolate Fund:

Closing 26th February 2017 - £300 galaxyhotchocolate.com


SSE Community Funds:

sse.com/beingresponsible/ responsiblecommunitymember/ localcommunityfunds


Foyle Foundation:

www.foylefoundation.org.uk £1,000 to £10,000 – Small Grants


Scotrail Foundation:

Community Grants - £250 to £5,000 to support children and young people, improve the environment or general health of communities www.scotrail.co.uk/ about-scotrail/scotrail-community/scotrail-foundation


Transform Foundation:

www.transformfoundation.org.uk – grants cover development and build of websites.


Garfield Weston Foundation:



EventScotland :

www.eventscotland.org/funding/ national-events-programme

Deadline 3rd February 2017 for events August 2017 onwards.  Minimum £4,000, maximum £25,000

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Find other funding sources on the Funding Scotland website www.fundingscotland.com


A full copy of the January 2917 Funding Bulletin is available from Jacqui on salscoffice@gmail.com