Small Grants Guidelines

Applications are accepted between £1,000 and £10,000 for the Small Grants Programme and grants are awarded for one year only. All grant requests must be made using the standard Small Grants Application Form

Applications can only be accepted from charities registered in Scotland.

There are certain activities and organisations that the Bank of Scotland Foundation does not support.  It does not make donations to discriminatory or political organisations and does not provide funding to promote religion. Bank of Scotland Foundation does not support animal charities or medical research. Bank of Scotland Foundation does not support organisations that redistribute funding for subsequent grant-making to other organisations and /or individuals. Bank of Scotland Foundation does not make donations to individuals or for advertising or sponsorship.

All applicants will be informed in writing of the Trustees' decisions approximately ten weeks from the closing date for applications.