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The Highland LEADER Programme is now open and ready to receive community based applications!

Unfortunately, as yet, we are not in a position to progress applications to our Rural Enterprise or Farm Diversification funds.  The Strategic LAG are currently working up the criteria for these funds, along with guidance on who is able to apply. This requires to be approved by the Scottish Government prior to being rolled out across the area and is the subject of ongoing discussions.  Further information will be issued once these discussions have taken place 


£6.6 million available for projects in the Highlands

13 Dec 2016

The Highland LEADER Programme is encouraging potential applicants to come forward with project ideas. Funding of over £6.6 million is available for projects that will benefit communities across the Highlands.


LEADER funding available for projects in Lochaber

13 Dec 2016

The Highland LEADER Programme is encouraging potential applicants in Lochaber to come forward with project ideas.


Fyrish Gymnastics Club springs forward with LEADER funding

7 Dec 2016

The first offer of funding from the Highland LEADER 2014 – 2020 Programme has been secured by Fyrish Gymnastics Club.


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