Applications will be accepted for projects costing between £5,000 and £50,000 by RIE and Simpsons based staff only but projects should demonstrate positive impact at the RIE / Simpsons site. Projects can last up to 2 years maximum and all relevant project costs (including salary costs) will be considered.


Please note however this funding is not open for R&D applications and if you are interested in R&D funding, please contact us direct ( for further advice about available financial support through existing endowment funds.


Essential dates to know


Applications to be submitted by 30th September 2019

Applications assessed October 2019 after which those recommended for funding will be considered for funding at the Charitable Funds Committee meeting (November 2019)

Trustees review list of projects recommended for funding December 2019 and provide funding approval


If you have any questions please contact Owen Siddalls, Grant Manager, either on the phone 0131 465 5470 or e-mail

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