As we head into the new financial year, we know many businesses and the self employed are concerned about the increase in costs and overheads. In this blog we've pulled together funding news and opportunities that may help:
Magic Little Grants 2022: Now launched, Magic Little Grants will be awarding £500 grants to 2,650 charitable organisations to improve mental wellbeing, enable community participation in the arts or respond to climate emergency and promote sustainability. Eligible organisations must be in their first year of operation, or have an annual income under £250,000. Find out more and see project themes here.
Go Industrial Creative Opportunity: As part of the Imperial War Museum’s Second World War and Holocaust Partnership Programme (SWWHPP), Go Industrial, the Devil’s Porridge Museum and the Scottish Fisheries Museum are looking to commission a creative practitioner to produce a totemic artwork to be displayed as part of the SWWHPP’s exhibitions. The commission is worth £9000, apply by 5pm on the 14th April. Find out more here.
Tayside Council on Alcohol Vacancy Mentor Role: Are you an ambitious, creative and influential practitioner who is passionate about supporting women to bring about change in their lives? Tayside Council on Alcohol Vacancy is looking for a Mentor/Resource Worker. 35 hrs per week. Find full job description and how to apply here.
Perthshire Open Studios Seeks Accountant: Perthshire Open Studios is looking for an accountant with a small business who has experience with Community Interest Companies, dealing with charitable donations linked to specific expenditure and can advise on management information. See full details and contact information here.
Opportunities for Writers: The Scottish Book Trust has complied a list of opportunities for writers in Scotland. Find it here.
Arctic Connections Fund: Applications to this fund, designed to help Scottish organisations and communities collaborate with partners in the Arctic, are now open. Organisations can apply for between £1,000 and £10,000 by midday on 27 April 2022. Find out more here.