supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
  • Scottish EDGE

    Created: 14/02/2024
    News/Events Category: Funding and Finance


    Scottish EDGE is a competition aimed at identifying and supporting Scotland’s up-and-coming, innovative, high-growth potential entrepreneurial talent. You should have an ambitious growth strategy and a commitment to deliver upon it.

    Competitions are:

    • Scottish EDGE - For early-stage companies/social enterprises across all sectors, offering funding of up to £100,000 on a split grant/loan basis.
    • Young EDGE - For companies where all directors are under the age of 30 offering a grant-only award of up to £10,000. Wild Card EDGE: For pre-trading companies, sole traders and partnerships, offering a grant-only award of up to £15,000.
    • Social Enterprise EDGE - For Social Enterprises who clearly demonstrate how their business enriches communities and makes a contribution to society, offering funding of up to £75,000 on a split grant/loan basis.

    Who can apply

    Your organisation must be Incorporated at Companies House. Scottish EDGE is open to Ltd companies and registered social enterprises/charities only.

    The company must have been in operation for fewer than five years, have fewer than 24 employees, have a business bank account and be capable of employing at least five more people over the next three years

    How to apply

    Online application and a short video pitch. Paper based or email applications will not be accepted.

    The closing date for applications is 2.00pm on Wednesday 06 March 2024.




    What now?
    See other news/events in the Funding and Finance category
    Go to the main News page
    Tell us about your own news

Suggest an update/report an error/enquire about this page

News/Events Categories:

Children and Families (85 items)
Climate/Environment (8 items)
Community Events (5 items)
Consultations (9 items)
Employability (29 items)
Funding and Finance (32 items)
FVA News (2 items)
General News (13 items)
Goods, Donations and Services (2 items)
Governance (13 items)
Health and Social Care (71 items)
Job Vacancies (29 items)
Partnerships, Networks and Forums (33 items)
Technology (3 items)
Training and Learning (83 items)
Volunteering (26 items)


Go to the main News page

Share your news/events

It's free! Tell us about your event, news, training, vacancy etc. by completing a short form and we'll add it to our e-bulletins and website - accessed by thousands of people every month.


Sign up to our e-bulletins

Subscribe to our e-bulletins today to keep up-to-date with all of the latest news and events across Fife's Third Sector.

Sign up for e-bulletins now