Aberdeenshire Council - Fairer Aberdeenshire Fund

Summary

The aim of the Fairer Aberdeenshire Fund is to improve the life chances of people at risk of falling into poverty, or already living in poverty. People in Aberdeenshire will: have better access to advice and information services, including debt and money advice; improve their skills to ensure they can secure sustained employment and maximise opportunities for income; be digitally included ensuring improved access to services and opportunities.


Fund details

Status:
Open
Type:
Grant
Source:
Statutory
When to apply:
Round one has a closing date of 12 noon, Friday, 29 March 2019. Applicants can apply for funding to cover the period 1 June 2019 to the 31 March 2020.
Next deadline:
29 Mar 2019
Charities only:
No
Website:
http://www.ouraberdeenshire.org.uk/news/aberdeenshire-fairer-scotland-funding-2019-20-open-for-applications/
Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
01467 539860
How to apply
To request an application pack please email [email protected] or call 01467 534505. To discuss your proposed application, please contact Annette Johnston, Tackling Poverty & Inequalities Coordinator on 01467 539860 or [email protected]
Exclusions
Accomodation or headquarter costs are seldom supported.

Fund award sizes

Minimum:
£10,000
Maximum:
£50,000
Average:
No average provided
Annually awarded:
£178,000
Notes on award amounts:
There is an expectation that applications will outline match funding as it is unusual for this funding to cover total costs or projects.

Organisation

Name:
Aberdeenshire Council
Website:
http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/
Email:
No funder email address
Phone:
0845 606 7000
Address:
Woodhill House Westburn Road, , Aberdeen, AB16 5GB


Geographical Areas

  • Aberdeenshire

Activities

  • Advising and informing
  • Education and Training
  • Employability services
  • Financial advice and support
  • Science and technology

Beneficiaries

  • Economically/socially disadvantaged
  • People in poverty
  • Unemployed