Funding and Insurance

On this page you will find information about the Fèisean Grants Scheme, the Fèis Development Fund and funding opportunities from other bodies.  You will also find a summary of the insurance cover Fèisean nan Gàidheal provides for all Fèisean.

Fèisean nan Gàidheal Grant Scheme 2018-19

Fèisean nan Gàidheal’s Grant Scheme is now open to applications.  Member Fèisean are invited to apply for financial support for eligible events taking place between April 2018 and March 2019. Applications are due by 5pm, Friday 19th January 2018.  Guidance and application forms may be downloaded from the right hand side of the page.

The Fèis Support Pack which is full of useful information and resources may be found here 

Fèis Development Fund 2017-18

New projects can be funded through the Fèis Development Fund.  Guidance and an application form may be downloaded from the right hand side of the page.

Further Funding Opportunities

An application and guidelines can be found at the side of this page.

Creative Scotland

Lottery Funding – Big Lottery

Awards for All

Heritage Lottery Funding

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Fèisean nan Gàidheal has an insurance policy which covers all Fèisean for their normal activities – classes, events ICT equipment and musical instruments.  Information on the cover provided is available here.

The Fèisean should note what is covered by the policy and ensure they have adequate cover in place for any activities in which they are involved over and above those covered by the policy.

Creative Scotland The Scottish Government Highlands and Islands Enterprise Bòrd na Gaidhlig Highland Council Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Argyll & Bute Council