Apply NOW For Scottish Clan Event Funding!

As promised, the third round of the Scottish Clan Event Fund has opened for applications for events taking place in 2016/17.   Last year people from across the world attended clan events throughout Scotland that were supported through the Clan Event Fund which is a Scottish Government initiative.  Your clan event may be next!

Here are the Scottish Clan Event Fund criteria:

  • Events must take place in Scotland between 01/01/16 – 31/12/17
  • The maximum funding requested should not exceed 25% of the overall event income. The value of grants applied for should be a minimum of £1,000 and maximum of £5,000
  • It is not intended that an award from this fund will provide the majority of funding for any programme of activity
  • Applications must demonstrate that the funds applied for will deliver the objectives above. This can be in the context of an existing event or a brand new event concept
  • Events must be able to demonstrate clear and measurable economic value to specific regions and Scotland
  • Events must be able to demonstrate local community involvement

All applicants will be invited to attend one of the workshops that have been scheduled across the country to hear more about the application process. The workshops will be held in:

  • Perth – 9 June 2015
  • Inverness – 11 June 2015
  • Dumfries – 16 June 2015

For more information about how to apply for funding, please email EventScotland at:  Learn more at:

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