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Cairngorms LEADER and Community Development

Funded Projects


Find out about projects that have been awarded funding by the Cairngorms Trust through our funding programmes.

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There are 21 LEADER programmes in Scotland.  The Cairngorms Trust delivers Cairngorms LEADER and community development.... 

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Local Development Strategy

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The Cairngorms Local Development Strategy 2014-2020 has been prepared in line with Scottish Government Guidance.   

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Funding and how to apply


If you would like more information on how to apply to the Cairngorms Trust for funding, please click on the link below.

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News and Events

  • Cairngorms LEADER programme statement

    Scottish Government has notified all Local Action Groups that it will examine any implications of

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  • Cairngorms LEADER funding announcements

    The Cairngorms Trust has announced their first round of funding approvals under the LEADER 2014-20

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  • March 2016 Newsletter

    The latest issue of the Cairngorms LEADER newsletter is available here In this issue: Meet

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LEADER in the Cairngorms National Park


The Cairngorms Local Action Group will deliver the Local Development Strategy by getting people involved, supporting projects and directly implementing activities. Successful implementation will involve people living, working, employing and participating in activities in the Cairngorms National Park.

You can use this map to view projects that have benefited from either LEADER or Small Grants Programme funding. 

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