Community Grants Information

The City Centre Neighbourhood Partnership awards community grants for local projects and is keen that the funding is used to make a real difference to people's quality of life.

***All funding for 2016/17 has now been awarded***

The Community Grants Fund for 2017/18 will be £21,878. 

The next deadline for funding applications is 5pm Friday 12 May 2017. Applications will be considered at the CCNP meeting on Thursday 8 June 2017.

Appyling for a Community Grant

Copies of the application form and guidance notes can be downloaded from here. Completed forms and support material should be sent to Andrew Gallacher, South Neighbourhood Office, 40 Captains Road, Edinburgh, EH17 8QF email

If you need any advice about completing the form, please get in touch with Andrew.

In 2016/17, the Partnership had an allocation of £21,878 which was awarded as follows:




Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust Consultation and 'locality study' workshops £3,615.00
Muslim Women's Association Edinburgh Multicultural celebration event £904.00
6VT Targeted youth work at Princes Mall & Waverley Station £2,467.50
Royal Mile Primary School Playground and outdoor classroom equipment £3,000.00
Grassmarket Community Project Activities for people who are socially isolated £4,850.00
Edinburgh Street Pastors Recruitment and training of additional patrol team £5,000.00
Tron Square Community Association Community Gala weekend £1,786.00
Edinburgh Diwali Support for Edinburgh Diwali celebrations £255.50











To find out more about the applications in 2016/17, please see the report to the Neighbourhood Partnership: Community Grants Fund End of Year Report 2016/17.