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The National Lottery Community Fund Scotland - key changes
Created: 03/12/2020, Updated: 04/12/2020
From 04 December 2020, The National Lottery Community Fund (TNLCF) Scotland will implement changes to some of its funds which seek to support people and communities through COVID-19 and beyond.
Summary of changes:
Community-Led Activity grants will now fund eligible activities for a maximum of three years. The Fund will consider applications for shorter-term projects and the turnaround time for applications will be reduced to approximately three months.
TNLCF Scotland has expanded the eligibility criteria for its Improving Lives Fund, which will now fund work that:
supports children, young people and families currently experiencing challenging circumstances;
supports people that have experienced abuse;
tackles loss, isolation or loneliness;
supports people that experience discrimination and/or works to challenge discrimination; or