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How to apply for the Community Growing Fund 2019 to 2020 - closed

Guide for community groups, public sector bodies and third sector organisations on applying for funding to support local growing projects.

How to apply for the Community Growing Fund 2019 to 2020 - closed
How to apply

How to apply

You should:

  • complete the application form (attached at the top right of the page) either electronically or in black ink

Audit and governance requirements

If you are a community group or third sector organisation you should also provide all of the following with your application form:

  • evidence of any status claimed by your organisation (e.g. evidence of any charitable status)
  • evidence of that your organisation is suitably constituted as a body with capacity to enter into legal relationships
  • your organisation’s last three bank statements;
  • evidence of your organisation’s authorised bank account signatories (minimum of two signatories required)
  • information about the structure of your organisation including roles and responsibilities
  • copy of a standing agenda, if there is one
  • minutes of your organisation’s last three meetings
  • evidence of the annual auditing of your organisation’s accounts.

You should email your completed application and additional information to:

Alternatively, you can post it to:

Pamela Blyth
Food and Drink Division
Scottish Government
B1 Spur
Saughton House
Broomhouse Drive
EH11 3XD

You should find out if you will be awarded funding during the week beginning 6 May 2019.