Edinburgh Local

Micro-grant Scheme

As well as our Community Grants Scheme that opens twice a year, local organisations can apply for a smaller award of up to £500 through our micro-grant scheme.


Crops in Pots 2018
Crops in Pots Community Grant project 2018

Useful information


The application process is simple and a member of the Edinburgh Local team will be on hand to support you if you have any questions, just contact local@ed.ac.uk or call us on 0131 651 500. Please note that applications can take between 8-10 weeks to process. 

How to apply

Complete the application form using the link below. 

You can use the downloadable Word from located in the link below to prepare your answers, as the web form does not save your progress, or if you cannot use the web form.

University Micro-grant Application Form



If you require application materials in an alternative format, please email local@ed.ac.uk or call 0131 651 5000, or ask a friend or family member to do so for you. We can send you a printed copy of the form by post on request. If you need any help completing the form, we are happy to try and help – just contact us. We are happy to talk with you online, over the phone or in person (at a mutually suitable venue).