Caithness Beatrice Local Fund

Through the Beatrice Offshore Windfarm, we will provide a total of £2 million over a period of 5 years, to invest in local projects in the following 5 community council areas in the Highlands.

  • Sinclair’s Bay
  • Wick
  • Tannach and District
  • Latheron, Lybster and Clyth
  • Berriedale and Dunbeath

You can apply for a grant if you are;

  • a legally constituted community group
  • a non profit organisation or
  • a registered charity

Grants Available

£ 0 -£250 Microgrant applications
  Applications for grants up to £250 can be made through a micro grant Scheme administered by each of the community councils. Each community council will revue applications directly and decisions on any micro grants to be awarded in its area.
£251 - £10,000 Main grant application
£10,000+ Large grant proposal



Deadlines for applications Advisory panel meetings
14 July 2017 6 September 2017
24 November 2017 22 January 2018
13 April 2018 21 May 2018



Who can I contact for further information?

You can download the Fund Guidelines or contact:

Fiona Morrison, Community Fund Manager
T: 01463 728376 or Email