an innovative approach to rural development. It aims to promote community led local development to support a sustainable rural economy. Funding is allocated by the Cairngorms Local Action Group who were set up to deliver the Local Development Strategy. Projects applying for LEADER funding must have a minimum project spend of >£5,000.
Read more about our LEADER programme here
Small Grants Programme:
support for quick impact projects that contribute to delivery of the Cairngorms Local Development Strategy. It is managed by the Cairngorms Local Action Group with funding from the Cairngorms National Park Authority. Projects applying to the Small Grants Programme can request from 50% to 100% of the total project costs up to a maximum of £5,000.
Read more about our Small Grants Programme here