At our Cash for Culture funding Fair in Paisley, we took the opportunity to catch up with a range of funding bodies to ask - what makes a good funding application?

Below is a series of video interviews with which include details of funding streams and support for groups and/or individuals in the creative sector, including Scotland-wide support and organisations base in Renfrewshire.

Arts & Business

More information on Culture and Business Fund Scotland.

The Awesome Foundation

More information on The Awesome Foundation Glasgow.

Big Lottery Fund Scotland

More about the Big Lottery Fund Scotland and current funding opportunities in Scotland.

Community Shares Scotland

More information on Community Shares Scotland.

Creative Scotland

More on Creative Scotland's funding programmes here.


More on funding and support available from Firstport here.

Paisley 2021

More on funding from Paisley 2021 Culture, Heritage and Events Fund here.

Resourcing Scotland's Heritage

More on support and resources from Resourcing Scotland's Heritage here.

Scottish Community Alliance

More information on the Scottish Community Alliance Community learning Exchange Fund.

Young Scot

More information on Create18 funding.

More information on the Nurturing talent Fund.

Look out for more videos being added to this page soon!