THE SSE partnership has just opened, with a closing date of Thursday, July 5. There will be only one round of the fund this year.
The partnership fund can support projects which:
- Create opportunities
- Create or enhance opportunities for education and employment through activities focused on improving an individual’s chances of entering the workplace or further professional development
- Empower communities
- Empower fragile communities to become more resilient and to protect their vulnerable residents through measures which demonstrate long-term social, environmental or economic improvements
- Stimulate sustainable places
- Stimulate meaningful regeneration through actions which improve or enhance local infrastructure, landscape, biodiversity or heritage to make a lasting difference to the places we live, work and visit
You can apply for funding from £10,000 up to a maximum of £50,000.
Communities on the east coast of Caithness and Sutherland can apply.