Crowdfund Scotland

Bringing Scottish communities together

We're in Scotland helping to make great ideas happen through a combination of expert crowdfunding coaching, events and grants 

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Using crowdfunding to transform communities in Scotland

Crowdfund Scotland is for everyone in Scotland with an idea that can transform their community. 

Our expert coaches are on the ground, sharing their crowdfunding expertise and know-how in rural communities across nine LEADER areas. These ares are Forth Valley and Lomond, Fife, Scottish Borders, Rural Perth and Kinross, Tyne  Esk, West Lothian, Kelvin Valley and Falkirk, Greater Renfrewshire and Inverclyde and Lanarkshire.

We're hosting workshops and events to help you bring your idea to life.

And we've got +Extra funding worth up to £5,000 for your project from our funding partners.

See the funds available in Scotland

Join us at one of our crowdfunding events

We travel the UK to spread the word about the power of crowdfunding and the impact it can have on your community.

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Crowdfunder events

Crowdfund Scotland projects

People in rural areas can book a call with our coaches



Kirsty covers the Fife and Kelvin Valley & Falkirk area and has a passion for working with people to develop new ideas, be it business or community based.  With a background in training and coaching, she loves to see projects flourish and reach their potential.

Book a call with Kirsty



Mhairi has a background in helping businesses thrive, working with projects to help them reach their full potential. She has a passion for new ideas with the potential to bring about real positive change in Forth Valley & Lomond and West Lothian.

Book a call with Mhairi



Brenda covers the Rural Perth & Kinross and Greater Renfrewshire & Inverclyde area and brings many years' experience of fundraising and allocating funds. She's keen to help communities, businesses and individuals to run successful projects, whatever the size. She also brings a great deal of experience with new businesses and environmental projects.

Book a call with Brenda



Lorna covers the Lanarkshire area and is passionate about working with projects to help them reach their full potential. Bring your ideas to grow your business or enhance your community and together we can plan, create and run successful projects.

Book a call with Lorna

About the funds

Find out more about +Extra funding in Scotland


Crowdfund Aberdeen

Fully allocated, check back soon

Supported by Aberdeen City Council


Crowdfund Angus

Fully allocated, check back soon

Supported by Angus Council


Crowdfund Creative Scotland

£5000 extra

Awarding up to £5,000 to creative projects across the country.

Supported by Creative Scotland


Crowdfund Fife

£2,000 extra

Supporting voluntary groups who want to help their communities.

Supported by Fife Council


Crowdfund Stirling

£2,500 extra

This fund is currently on hold and will be reviewed at a later date. 

Supported by Stirling Council

Others way we can help

Get to grips with the basics and prepare to take the next step with our introduction on Crowdfunder Learn.

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Crowdfunding in 60 seconds

Got a minute to spare? Watch our 'how it works' animation. You'll get a brief overview of how crowdfunding works and what extra support, services and money that only Crowdfunder can give you. 

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How +Extra funding works

start crowdfunding

Start a project

 Start a new project on Crowdfunder, tell us the basics and a rough outline of your story. Then we can show you funds that you may be eligible for.

Get the word out

Apply for funding

You can then choose to make an application for a relevant fund. If a partner likes your project, they may agree to support it.

Get funded

Start crowdfunding

Start raising money from the crowd and once you reach an agreed percentage of your target, one of our partners could boost your total with a large donation.

Learn how to crowdfund with our guides

We chose Crowdfunder because of the quality of advice being given and because we chose how we could reward our audience.

Ready to raise funds for your idea?

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