We have some funding available to Sections, Groups, Districts and Regions to support the delivery of a quality Scouting programme that is available for all. The Scottish Development Fund provides a number of grants.
Scottish Development Fund
Apply if you’re seeking to fund:
The start-up costs of a Section (Start-Up Box)
Training & Assessment of Adults (Small Grant)
Development Initiatives (Standard Grant)
Support for Additional Needs (SHQ Disability and Additional Needs Fund)
Deadlines for these funds are on: 1 February, 1 May, 1 September, 1 November. Send completed forms by email to:
Please note that we are reviewing some of our application forms. These will be available soon.
Support with fundraising
Our Head of Fundraising, who is responsible for raising money on behalf of Scouts Scotland, can help support us all to deliver first-class Scouting for as many people in Scotland as we can reach.Get in touch