SSE - Drumderg Wind Farm Community Fund

Summary

Provides around £79,000 per year to community and charitable projects in the community council areas of Mount Blair (most of Strathardle and Glenshee) and Alyth. The fund generally supports projects which: promote community spirit and bring people together; enhance quality of life and promote people's well-being; foster vibrant, sustainable communities.


Fund details

Status:
Open
Type:
Grant
Source:
Private/for Profit Organisation
When to apply:
The fund has four deadlines per year. 2018 deadlines are 8 February, 17 May, 16 August and 11 October.
Next deadline:
11 Oct 2018
Charities only:
No
Website:
http://sse.com/communities/fundlocations/drumderg/
Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
0141 224 7729
How to apply
Application forms can be requested from SSE or downloaded from the website.
Exclusions
Will not support projects which have a political or religious purpose; subsidise the costs of energy consumption; are for the purposes adverse to SSE's interest; replace statutory funding; support individuals for their personal gain; individuals or groups without a constitution; the purchase of second hand vehicles; the repayment of loans or payment of debts; trips abroad; costs already incurred or activities which will take place before we have made a decision on an application (retrospective funding); applications that are for the sole benefit to flora and fauna.

Fund award sizes

Minimum:
£300
Maximum:
No maximum provided
Average:
£3,718
Annually awarded:
£100,000
Notes on award amounts:
Applications above £10,000 require a separate form available from SSE.

Organisation

Name:
SSE
Website:
No fund specific website
Email:
No funder email address
Phone:
No funder phone number
Address:
Inveralmond House, 200 Dunkeld Road, , Perth, PH1 3AQ

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Geographical Areas

  • Perth and Kinross

Activities

  • Citizenship and community involvement
  • Community and capacity building
  • Community development and regeneration
  • Community facilities
  • Community transport
  • Education and Training
  • Environmental Projects
  • General charitable activities
  • Health and social care
  • Heritage/ building preservation
  • Recreation and social activities

Beneficiaries

  • Living in rural areas
  • Older people
  • The local community
  • Young people