£500,000 funding for short breaks projects for carers: application deadline 26 May 2017
The Creative Breaks programme provides 12 month grants to third sector organisations to develop and deliver short breaks projects and services for carers of adults (aged 21 years and over), carers of older people (aged 65 years and over), young carers (of children or adults), and those that they care for.
A total of £500,000 is available. Grants are for one year and will be awarded in October 2017. For full details, click here.
Who can apply?
This funding is for third sector (voluntary organisations) operating in Scotland. Applicant organisations do not have to be a registered charity to apply, but groups must have a formal constitution that meets the OSCR charity test.
To apply, visit the Creative Breaks page on our website and download the application form, budget template and guidance for applicants. Completed applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by
12 noon on Friday 26 May 2017. Click here to download the form, template & guidance.
Applicant call-in days
Applicants can also call in for information and advice on their applications on Friday 19 May (10am-4pm).