Arctic Connections Fund information: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

How many applications have been made to the fund to date?
What was the total amount paid out to those requests?
What was the highest amount requested?


We have received 58 applications for the Arctic Connections Fund, for a total value of £497,230.

No funds have been paid out at the time of writing. However, projects selected for funding are worth a combined total of £105,000. Grants will be paid in arrears on completion of the projects. The highest sum requested was £10,000, which is the maximum amount applicants could bid for.

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