Here are new and updated sources of funding:


Source: The Teddy Bear Foundation

Theme: Improving the lives of children with special needs in Scotland. Small equipment, minibuses

Min/max: not stated

Eligibility: Schools and community groups in Scotland


Deadline: apply any time


Source: People’s Postcode Lottery Dream Fund

Theme: Advance participation in sport, community development, environmental protection, health, human rights, prevention of poverty, distress sickness.

Min/max: £750k & 250k 2 years max

Eligibility: Joint bids from a pair of projects one large, one smaller


Deadline: 30/9/14


Source: Awards for All

Theme: Relaunched with focus on smaller organisations. Priority for projects concerning BME, disabled, LGBT older or carers groups .

Min/max:  £500 to £10,000

Eligibility: Constituted voluntary groups


Deadline: Apply any time


You may also be interested in looking at previous monthly Newsflashes. Please have a look at our website:


You can also access a free on line database of funding sources Edinburgh4Community. All you need is a library number to log in:


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