Large grant applications now open for voluntary groups in Midlothian

The Midlothian Council Grants Programme has now opened for large grant applications. Voluntary organisations, community groups, charities and social enterprises can apply for a maximum annual award of £33,500 for a 3-year period.


To be eligible, projects must be delivered between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2025. They also need to demonstrate how they will meet the priorities of the Single Midlothian Plan: reducing inequalities in learning outcomes; reducing inequalities in health; reducing inequalities in economic circumstances, and reducing Midlothian carbon emissions to net zero.

Closing date

Applications close on Friday 15 October and decisions will be announced in December 2021.

Small grants

Small grant applications will also open from Monday 1 November 2021. A maximum award of £3,000 for community projects can be applied for, for a 1-year period. Applications for these grants close on Friday 17 December, with decisions to be announced in February 2022.

How to apply

Online drop-in sessions

You can find out more and get support and advice by joining one of our online drop-in sessions:

  • Tuesday 21 September 12:00 - 13:00
  • Thursday 23 September 17:00 - 18:00
  • Monday 27 September 19:00 - 20:00
  • Thursday 30 September 12:00 - 13:00

Book your place

7 Sep 2021