Through our Fairburn wind farm we make around £110,000 per year available for community and charitable projects. Between 2010 and 2035 we expect to invest £2.7million in local projects.



Project Eligibility

The community fund can support projects which:

  • encourage community activity and promoting community spirit
  • provide adequate access to services for all community members
  •  improve the local transport infrastructure
  • optimise opportunities to grow the local economy
  • build community capacity and cohesion between established community groups
  • develop or maintaining community assets

Projects in the following community council areas can apply:

  • Contin
  • Marybank, Scatwell and Strathconon
  • Muir of Ord - The fund is currently supporting ongoing development activity within the community. This reduced the level of funds available for projects, with the maximum level of award being £1,000.

You can find out who is eligible to apply here.

Fund Timetable

Application deadlines:

  • 28 February
  • 30 June
  • 31 October


How to apply

The Application Form and Guidelines are available to download below:

Application form
Muir of Ord Application Form £250 - £1,000
Muir of Ord Guidelines

Contact details

For more information on this fund please contact:

Fiona Morrison
Fiona Morrison

Community Investment Manager

Tel: 01463 728376

Email: fiona.morrison@sse.com