Home Page > Community Life and Leisure > Funding and Grants > Grants and Funding - Latest News

Grants and Funding - Latest News

Keep up-to-date with all of the latest developments including news, forthcoming events and funding opportunities.

Regular News Bulletins and Sources of Support

Check out the latest news bulletins, alerts and deadlines from a range of funding sources. This useful resources are updated on a regular basis to keep you up-to-date.

DGC External Funding Bulletins
Topic based funding bulletins for public, private and third sector organisations.

Third Sector First
Dumfries and Galloway's umbrella organisation supporting the development of the Third Sector.  For more information

CVS - Funding Bulletins and Newsletters
Councils of Voluntary Service produce newsletters and bulletins on a monthly basis which contain voluntary sector developments, events, funding and community news for:

Big Lottery Fund
A major source of funding for schools, social enterprises, community groups, charities, sports and church groups and public sector projects. See their current programmes pdf icon here [368kb] and Download the BIG Outreach Toolkit pdf icon here [268kb]

Big Lottery Web Watch 
The Web Watch is a regular digest of web resources compiled by BIG Scotland which includes links and information on the latest developments in policy, research and briefings which can be found online. word icon Download the latest version of the Web Watch [175kb].

Third Force News (TFN)
Scotland's only dedicated weekly newspaper for charities and voluntary organisations. It covers all the important news facing the third sector, including funding, charity management and legal issues. Access the latest news from TFN.

European Rural Parliament
If you're interested in small rural enterprises, village halls, path networks and walking groups or getting more young people involved in your community, then we have an event for you this summer. News on European Rural Parliament

Featured Funding News and Events

There are a number of other news items and events which may be of interest to you in addition to the regular updates we receive and publish above.

Related Information

Contact Details


External Funding Officer

Community and Customer Services
Municipal Chambers
Buccleuch Street

Tel: 01387 273898
Email this contact

Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

Council Offices
English Street

Comments, Compliments and Complaints