The Doric Board has funds available for grants of up to £1000 for assisting in the funding of projects which comply with the Board’s objectives, namely the promotion of the language, traditions and culture of the North-east of Scotland. In exceptional cases a grant in excess of the stated limit of £1000 may be considered.

The grant must be used for the carrying out of the project detailed in the application form and for no other purpose.

Applications should be made to the Board by way of the application form and submitted by email no later than 12th December 2019. For successful applicants the funds will be made available in mid January 2020.

All successful applicants will require to lodge a report on the Board’s standard Report Form within 6 months of the payment of the grant, summarising the performance and outcome of the project.

The Board may seek to reclaim all or part of the grant in the event of it not being used to fund the project referred to in the application.

The application may be submitted in English or Doric.

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