The Big Lottery Fund (BIG) has announced that its Community Spaces Programme will re-open for applications in June 2012.
Through the programme, grants of between £10,000 and £250,000 are available to communities in Scotland to improve the appearance, functionality, accessibility, effectiveness and sustainability of local spaces and places this can include:
- Developing and improving local parks; community paths and gardens
- Play parks
- Community centres, and village halls, etc.
Through this programme BIG can also provide development funding to provide any relevant technical advice applicants may need to develop their full application.