Falkirk Environment Trust - Main Grants

Summary

The fund is a Scottish Landfill Communities Fund derived from tax credit on the amount of waste sent to landfill each year. The trust awards grants for community, environmental and heritage projects. It can offer grants for projects which: develop areas of land to assist economic, social or environmental use promote community based recycling, re-use or waste prevention; provide, maintain or improve public parks or other public amenity; conserve or promote biological diversity such as natural habitats, recovery of species, etc.; maintain, repair or restore buildings, sites or structures of archaeological interest; provide financial, administration or other similar services for projects which are enrolled with an approved body.


Fund details

Status:
Open
Type:
Grant
Source:
Statutory
When to apply:
Submit applications five weeks prior to the board meetings. The next meeting dates are to announced.
Next deadline:
No deadline date
Charities only:
No
Website:
http://www.fet.org.uk/grants.htm
Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
01324 504816
How to apply
Contact the FET Development Manager, who will discuss your project with you. If your project has the potential to be funding through Landfill Tax Credits, then a site visit can be arranged.
Exclusions
No exclusions given

Fund award sizes

Minimum:
£2,000
Maximum:
£50,000
Average:
£22,516
Annually awarded:
£247,674
Notes on award amounts:
No notes on award amounts

Organisation

Name:
Falkirk Environment Trust
Charity number:
SC028253
Website:
http://www.fet.org.uk/
Email:
No funder email address
Phone:
01324 504816
Address:
ABBOTSFORD HOUSE DAVIDS LOAN, , FALKIRK, FK2 7YZ


Geographical Areas

  • Scotland
  • East Dunbartonshire
  • Falkirk
  • North Lanarkshire

Activities

  • Community facilities
  • Environmental Projects
  • Heritage/ building preservation
  • Recreation and social activities

Beneficiaries

  • General public
  • Natural Environment
  • The local community