Griffin and Calliachar

Through our Griffin and Calliachar wind farms, we provide £392,500 per year to community and charitable projects. Between 2011 and 2037 we expect to invest £9.8 million in local projects.

You can apply for a grant if you are:

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

For the benefit of the community council areas of:

  • Aberfeldy;
  • Dull and Weem;
  • Dunkeld and Birnam;
  • Kenmore and District and Mid Atholl; or
  • Strathtay and Grandtully.

Grants available

How much How to apply
£1 - £500 Micro-grant application form 
Applications for grants of up to £500 can be made through a micro-grants scheme administered by each of the Community Councils. Each Community Council will receive applications directly and make decisions on any micro-grants to be awarded in its area. Micro-grant guidelines 
£501 - £25,000 Medium grant application form
£25,001+ Large project proposal form



Deadline for applications Advisory Panel meeting
12 January 2018 Mid March 2017
6 April 2018 Early June 2017
27 July 2018 Early September 2017
5 October 2017 Mid November 2017


Grants made to date

Who can I contact for further information?
You can download the Fund Guidelines or contact:

Marianne Townsley
Community Fund Manager

T: 01463 728069

Griffin and Calliachar Enterprise Fund

We are delighted to launch the Griffin and Calliachar Enterprise fund which is worth over £250,000 and is now open to applications from:

  • Small businesses;
  • Start-up businesses; and
  • Social Enterprises.

From the following areas:

  • Dunkeld and Birnam;
  • Aberfeldy;
  • Dull and Weem;
  • Kenmore and District; and
  • Mid Atholl, Strathay and Grandtully.


When submitting your application, it is important to highlight the benefit to your organisation and the wider community.

There are three levels of grant available:


If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to contact:

Marianne Townsley
SSE Community Fund Manager
01436 728 069

Mark Barron
Finance Manager, GrowBiz
074919 598 093