Beatrice Caithness

Through our Beatrice offshore windfarm, we make around £380,000 per year available for community and charitable projects in Caithness. Between 2017 and 2021 we expect to invest £1.9million in local projects.

Project Eligibility

The community fund can support projects which:

  • Encourage community activity and promote community spirit
  • Ensure adequate access to services for all community members including those with disabilities
  • Improve local infrastructure and connectivity
  • Build the local economy including opportunities for apprenticeships and training
  • Build community capacity and cohesion between groups
  • Develop or maintain community assets
  • Heritage, Culture and Arts
  • Health and Wellbeing, including sports

Projects in the following community council areas can apply:

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

You can find out who is eligible to apply here.


Fund Timetable

Deadlines Decisions
2 August 2018 end of September 2018
21 December 2018 end of February 2019
12 April 2019 mid-June 2019

How to apply

The Application Form and Guidelines are available to download below:

Application form - £251 - £10,000
Application form - £10,000+

Contact details

For more information on this fund please contact:

Fiona Morrison
Fiona Morrison

Community Investment Manager

Tel: 01463 728376