Community groups whose project provide clear benefit to the local community on Mull and Iona are eligible to apply for funding up to £5,000 for larger scale, longer term projects.


  • Applications are invited from constituted community groups based on Mull, Iona Ulva, Gometra and Erraid for projects which benefit residents of those islands.
  • Groups must have a bank account for which two or more signatures are required to authorise payments.

Information and Guidance

  • This programme cannot support internal staff costs of the applicant 
  • Grants of up to £5,000 are available
  • Projects which demonstrate transformational change for the applicant organisation will be favoured.
  • Projects that will be supported include those that;
    • will bring about Transformational Change for the wider community or 
    • will improve the financial sustainability of the applicant’s organisation or 
    • will address issued raised in Community Development Plans. 
  • Applications should provide information on what expenditure is for
  • Applicants must attach evidence of financial stability as a group and support within the wider community for the project
  • If awarded the grant should be spent within six months 
  • Repeat applications for the same project will not be accepted, however, applicants can apply for different projects.


Up to £5,000


5pm on 16th September 2024


Please email your completed application form to

Subscribe for updates

Sign up for news and updates including funding announcements and stories about successful applicants.