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Grant Funding & Financial Assistance

Grant Funding & Financial Assistance

Clackmannanshire Council administers several types of grant funding. Links to these are listed below.

Other types of financial assistance may be available. The telephone contact numbers/links for further information are listed below:

  • Clackmannanshire Economic Recovery Fund
    • This fund is open for applications, and can be used to fund projects for businesses (including Community Organisations and Third Sector) in Clackmannanshire which will support business growth and/or sustainability, and which address one of a number of business issues (full list available on our fund guidance document).   
    • All organisations in receipt of funding will be asked to undertake some form of community benefit. 
    • This is a limited fund, with closing date for applications 31st October 2022.   
    • Funding up to £5,000 can be requested, but please only include in your application what you need to deliver the project.  The lower the grant awards to each business, the more businesses we can support.  All applications will be assessed at that point, with priority given to projects demonstrating a positive impact to the local economy.
    • For further information and an Application Form, please email: discretionaryfund@clacks.gov.uk or businessgateway@ceteris.co.uk 
    • You can also refer to our Support for new and existing businesses page.
  • Home Energy - help with heating and insulation 
  • Covid Self-isolation Support Grant: This grant is still available to people who have been notified of a positive PCR result by the NHS. Answers to questions about the grant and how to apply can be on the mygov.scot website. if you think you have Covid symptoms, information is available via the NHS Inform website.
  • Low Income PaymentSupport for cost of living impact on low income households.
  • Educational Grants
    Education
    Tel: 01259 450000
    e: education@clacks.gov.uk
  • Sports Related Grants
    Education
    Tel: 01259 450000
    e: sportsdevelopment@clacks.gov.uk
    Clackmannanshire Sports Council
  • CFSLA (Clackmannanshire, Falkirk and Stirling Local Authorities) Payroll Lottery Committee
    • CFSLA Payroll Lottery Committee consider applications from Charity, Community and Voluntary Groups for assistance.
  • Forth Valley & Lomond LEADER
    • Invites applications for innovative or pilot projects seeking funding in the rural areas of Clackmannanshire, where projects are able to provide at least 50% match funding from another source.
  • Clackmannanshire and Stirling Environment Trust
    • Community groups looking to implement projects that improve the environment or otherwise benefit the community may be able to get up to £7500.
    • The Trust manages landfill community fund credits raised through the land-filling of municipal waste from both Stirling and Clackmannanshire Councils and in the past successful projects have included improvements to play areas, community halls, historic and religious buildings and local woodlands. Projects aimed at conserving or improving native biodiversity have also received support.
    • Next application deadline dates is 3rd October 2022
    • Note that the Trust is flexible around start dates, in line with the current restrictions.
    • For more information, application pack or advice, contact the trust at e: morrisona@stirling.gov.uk.

For Further Information Contact

Strategy & Customer Services, Business Support
Kilncraigs, Greenside Street, Alloa, FK10 1EB
Tel: 01259 452435 / 450000 Fax: 01259 452230
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