Scottish Government funding for seafood, fishing, aquaculture and coastal businesses
A total of 381 applications has been received by the OIC finance team since the scheme opened on March 24 – 311 small business grants; 41 retail grants and 29 which are still to be classified.
Information & links Open to those with a trading profit of less than £50,000 in 2018-19 or an average trading profit of less than £50,000 from 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19.
“from Spring this year, young carers will be able to access Young Carer Grant without fear of it risking their immigration status.”
The Young Carers Grant will open on Monday 21st of October for applications from people in Scotland aged 16, 17 and 18.
Best Start Foods is a prepaid card that can be used to buy healthy foods for children under 3.
Orkney Islands Council is advising that applications are now open for assistance towards the cost of supporting young people to continue their studies.
“If we are serious about reducing the attainment gap, then we need to ensure that our schools do not have costs which impact on young people’s time at school including their opportunity to learn”
Thrive Renewables have grants of up to £4,000 available to Community facilities in Orkney.
Eligible applicants could receive up to £50,000 for regeneration projects in their community