Funds for enterprising organisations (Scotland), health and well-being (England)

The Enterprise Ready Fund is a Scottish Government funded programme which will distribute up to six million pounds from 2013 to 2015 to help maintain, develop and grow Scotland’s enterprising third sector. It will open for applications in mid-September with 3 main categories: New and Emerging enterprising sector organisations, Established organisations, and Small Grant Investment. Official news release or details here. There are information sessions in Inverness (10th Sept) and Edinburgh (12th Sept).

The latest funding to help voluntary organisations improve people’s health and well-being in England has been announced by the Westminster government, the Innovation, Excellence and Strategic Development Fund. See Gov.uk news release or information pack and application forms, register by 11th October.