Outer Hebrides LEADER – Preparatory Support Grants for Co-operation Projects (Scotland)
Outer Hebrides LEADER is inviting enquiries from community groups, businesses and individuals who are looking to share knowledge, experience and ideas with other people in rural areas with the aim of working together to find better solutions to rural challenges. Preparatory support grants of up to £5,000 (for 100% of project costs) are now available for co-operation projects between two or more Local Action Groups in Scotland or other areas of the UK and/ or transnationally with other member countries within the EU and outside it. Further grants for undertaking Co-operation projects are also available, full details of these together with advice on how to apply is available from the LEADER team. Scottish Rural Network are also available to provide assistance for those seeking partners to undertake Co-operation Projects. The closing date for applications is the 31st July 2017.