Lottery grants awarded to Scotland

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66,096 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
6 Sep 1995 Sustrans Limited

The development of a 5000 mile cycle network providing a series of traffic free paths traffic calmed and minor roads connecting towns and cities throughout the UK.

£44,218,100 Millennium Commission
12 Nov 1997 The Glasgow Science Centre Charitable Trust

Located on a 5 acre site the scheme comprises: Exploratorium (8000 sq m) which consists of a 120 seat planetarium 150 seat interactive theatre interlinked galleries for themed exhibitions education and demonstrations and catering/ retail facilities; Mill

£36,225,000 Millennium Commission
25 Sep 1996 UHI Millennium Institute

This project has created the UHI Millennium Institute a new Higher Education Institution with the long term ambition of full university status. The project involves partnership with many sectors including the business community. It links colleges and rese

£35,869,000 Millennium Commission
12 Feb 1997 British Waterways Scotland

Project to re-open to navigation the Forth & Clyde and Union Canals thus linking not only Scotland's major east and west coast rivers but also the cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh. This is being achieved by removing obstacles such as in filled sections and

£33,814,810 Millennium Commission
19 Nov 2007 Falkirk Council

The HELIX is an ambitious project to transform the landscape between Falkirk and Grangeworth into a thriving environmental community. Its vision is to create sustainable 'living connections' by providing access to 400 hectares of new greenspace and woodl

£25,000,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Aug 1996 Queens Park Football Club Limited

Queens Park Football Club Limited

£24,200,000 Millennium Commission
25 Jan 2005 Glasgow City Council

Riverside Museum and Glasgow Museums Resource Centre (Phase 2) Project

£21,640,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Jul 2005 National Museums of Scotland

The Royal Museum Project

£17,762,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2005 National Library of Scotland

Acquisition, interpretation and display of the John Murray Archive

£17,700,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Jul 2009 Highlands and Islands Enterprise

GCA will enable communities to acquire, protect, improve, manage, develop and sustain environmental and other assets. It will enable them to manage those assets and to deliver high quality services in a way that is financially and environmentally sustaina

£17,455,006 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 1997 Dynamic Earth Charitable Trust

Dynamic Earth Charitable Trust

£16,578,500 Millennium Commission
28 Apr 2015 Glasgow City Council

The Burrell Collection Refurbishment Project

£15,000,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2000 Glasgow City Council

Kelvingrove New Century Project

£13,171,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2000 Highlands and Islands Enterprise

The programme contributes to sustainable rural development in Scotland by helping communities to buy, manage and develop local land and related assets. The scheme is delivered by a partnership of Highlands and Island Enterprise (HIE) and Scottish Enterpri

£13,045,711 New Opportunities Fund
20 Sep 1995 Millennium Forest for Scotland Trust

This project will create substantial new areas of woodland as well as increasing the value of native woods to local communities across Scotland. It consists of 80 Woodland and County Management projects on over 400 sites.

£11,532,003 Millennium Commission
21 Mar 1995 National Trust for Scotland

Mar Lodge, Braemar

£10,276,993 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2013 Aberdeen City Council - Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums

Aberdeen Art Gallery: Inspiring Art and Music

£10,000,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2012 Dundee City Council City Development

V&A at Dundee

£9,599,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Nov 1997 Glasgow City Council

Glasgow Green

£8,821,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2013 The Wise Group

The project aims to develop improved pathways and outcomes for young people by conducting in-depth initial assessments to develop personal action plans. Peer mentors will work with community based organisations to identify hidden young people and those on

£8,750,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2007 Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

This award to SCVO aims to help improve the infrastructure, the capacity and the effectiveness of the CVS network over the next five years. The investment will stimulate more and improved joint working between the component parts of the CVS Network and

£8,193,136 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 1996 National Trust for Scotland

Newhailes - Acquisition and Restoration

£8,000,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Sep 1996 Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)

An umbrella scheme that has provided funding for 55 new or upgraded community halls throughout rural Scotland.

£7,799,625 Millennium Commission
16 Nov 1999 National Gallery of Scotland

Botticelli, Virgin adoring the Sleeping Christ Child

£7,687,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Feb 2003 National Gallery of Scotland

Acquisition of "Venus Rising from the Sea" by Titian

£7,600,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Mar 1998 Centre for Contemporary Arts

Towards the cost of refurbishment of existing building to increase performance/exhibition areas, and creation of further facilities

£7,491,704 Scottish Arts Council
28 Jan 2000 National Galleries of Scotland

Playfair Project, Edinburgh

£7,390,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Oct 1995 SCRAN

An innovative multi-media project that will present Scotland's cultural resources in an affordable and accessible way to schools colleges and libraries throughout Scotland. The project will enable information about the history and artefacts of Scotland to

£6,935,445 Millennium Commission
25 Jul 1995 National Museums of Scotland, Edinburgh

Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

£6,750,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2003 Glasgow City Council - Education Services

Active Glasgow will be a key element of sports development in the city over the next few years. It will involve 36,096 young people from 262 schools and centres taking part in sports and dance activities in all areas of the city. Through the active steps

£6,642,436 New Opportunities Fund
12 Feb 1997 National Galleries Of Scotland

Dean Gallery, Edinburgh

£6,311,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 May 2008 sportscotland

This grant was made to Sportscotland to manage the Big Lottery Fund's Out of Hours Learning/School Sport Co-ordinators programme.The project provided local authorities running School Sport Co-ordinators with the opportunity to apply for funding to support

£5,980,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2007 The National Trust for Scotland

BURNS BIRTHPLACE: An International Museum

£5,827,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Oct 1996 Dundee City Council

Towards the cost of purchase and improvement of existing buildings at Nethergate, Dundee to create 'Dundee City Arts Centre'.

£5,380,756 Scottish Arts Council
19 Mar 1999 LINC Newsplan Panel

Newsplan, Local Newspapers in Peril

£5,192,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2000 Shetland Amenity Trust

New Shetland Museum & Archives

£5,115,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Mar 1998 Historic Scotland

Stanley Mills Stage 3

£5,110,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2004 McManus Galleries and Museum

'Who We Are' :McManus Galleries and Museum: Dundee's 21st Century Development

£4,999,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2009 The Abbotsford Trust

The Abbotsford Conservation and Presentation Project

£4,994,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2014 Edinburgh Printmakers Ltd

Former North British Rubber Company HQ Castlemill ‘«Ű Edinburgh Printmakers Visual Arts Centre of Excellence

£4,994,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Jan 2012 Glasgow City Council

Kelvin Hall Project

£4,990,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2015 National Galleries of Scotland

Celebrating Scotland‘«÷s Art: The Scottish National Gallery Project

£4,940,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jan 1998 Dance Base Limited

-ķ4,621,268 towards the cost of purchase and improvement of the building in Grassmarket and -ķ293,555 revenue support for 5 years

£4,914,823 Scottish Arts Council
20 May 2014 Citizens Theatre

The Citizens Theatre Redevelopment

£4,900,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2017 Renfrewshire Council

Paisley Museum Re-Imagined

£4,900,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2005 North Lanarkshire Council/Community Services

Summerlee Heritage Park

£4,899,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Feb 2003 Scottish Natural Heritage

A partnership between Scottish Natural Heritage and Forward Scotland to deliver an open grants programme offering community organisations from -ķ5,000 to -ķ300,000 for local environmental projects that:enhance community quality of life; improve the appearan

£4,894,309 New Opportunities Fund
17 Jul 2012 National Museums Scotland

Connections: Science and Art

£4,850,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2010 Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar, Development Department

Lews Castle & Museum nan Eilean

£4,840,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Feb 2003 Forward Scotland

The Transforming Waste programme is led by Forward Scotland in partnership with the Recycling Advisory Group Scotland, Scottish Environment Protection Agency and Keep Scotland Beautiful. Forward Scotland funds practical projects that work towards develo

£4,804,489 New Opportunities Fund
11 Dec 2007 The National Galleries of Scotland

Portrait of the Nation: the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

£4,800,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2005 The Glasgow School of Art

The Glasgow School of Art Mackintosh Conservation and Access Project

£4,777,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2007 Rosslyn Chapel Trust Ltd.

Rosslyn Chapel Conservation and Access Project

£4,500,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2014 Glasgow City Council, Development and Regeneration Services

Seven Lochs heritage project

£4,457,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2012 RSPB Scotland

Flow to the Future - connecting people and peatlands

£4,435,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Jun 1996 The Tron Theatre Limited

Towards the cost of extension and improvement, including disabled access, to the Tron Theatre, Glasgow.

£4,378,000 Scottish Arts Council
18 Feb 2000 Glasgow LEA

The Glasgow City LEA application is a collective proposal by the education authority on behalf of 180 schools. The application prioritises schools working in areas of disadvantage, schools catering for children with special needs and schools with a high

£4,335,728 New Opportunities Fund
27 Jun 2006 The Highland Council

Highland Archive Centre

£4,312,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2008 Peacock Visual Arts Limited

Towards the cost of a project to develop a major centre for public participation in the arts in the historic Castlegate

£4,300,000 Scottish Arts Council
28 Feb 1996 Queen's Park Football Club Ltd

West stand and sports medicine centre

£4,265,000 Sport Scotland
19 Jul 2011 National Trust for Scotland

The Battle of Bannockburn Project

£4,103,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 City of Edinburgh Council

Saughton Park

£4,099,100 Heritage Lottery Fund


£4,067,227 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2001 National Library Of Scotland

This is a complex project with 95 supporting partners throughout Scotland contributing a diverse range of cultural, scientific and historical resources. Subject areas will include agriculture, archives, fine art, maritime history, oral histories, science

£3,999,998 New Opportunities Fund
27 Sep 2016 The Willow Tea Rooms Trust

Charles Rennie Mackintosh Willow Tea Rooms restoration, preservation and creation of a legacy for Glasgow

£3,943,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2003 NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

The Umbrella Grant Scheme (UGS) for the West of Scotland Regional Cancer Advisory Group is led by NHS Greater Glasgow and funds third party projects all of which address issues of cancer prevention and information. The West of Scotland RCAG includes Argyl

£3,897,596 New Opportunities Fund
19 May 2015 The Scottish National Memorial to David Livingstone Trust

David Livingstone's Birthplace

£3,897,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2015 Scottish Seabird Centre

National Marine Centre

£3,882,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Sep 1997 An Lanntair Limited

Towards the cost of an Arts Centre in Stornoway incorporating a gallery, theatre, workshops, darkroom, shop and cafe/restaurant

£3,856,517 Scottish Arts Council
19 Nov 1996 Mansfield Traquair Trust

Mansfield Place Church

£3,837,638 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Sep 2016 The Willow Tea Rooms Trust

Charles Rennie Mackintosh Willow Tea Rooms restoration, preservation and creating a legacy for future generations

£3,831,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Feb 1997 National Trust for Scotland

Kittochside : Museum of Scottish Country Life

£3,813,186 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Sep 2011 Scottish Historic Buildings Trust

The Patrick Geddes Centre for Learning and Conservation

£3,803,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2015 The Loch Lomond Steamship Company

Loch Lomond Experience Phase 1: Restore paddle steamer Maid of the Loch to full operation

£3,792,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2016 The Wise Group

This grant will be used for a project that will support 1,950 across Tyne and Wear to overcome multiple barriers to employment. Participants will receive specialist support to achieve positive outcomes including improved wellbeing and access to education, employment and training.

£3,739,442 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 1995 Orkney Islands Council

A project providing a multi-purpose community centre for the islands. The Project was developed from grass roots level and will make a significant difference to the life of a remote community - it will provide a regional community centre festival centre t

£3,695,000 Millennium Commission
31 Jul 2000 Scottish Wildlife Trust

Scottish Wildlife Trust Reserves

£3,691,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Nov 1997 Scottish Mining Museum Trust Ltd

Scottish Mining Museum - Lady Victoria Colliery, Newtongrange

£3,574,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Nov 2013 NVA

The transformation of Kilmahew/St Peter‘«÷s: an international flagship for Scotland‘«÷s heritage and cultural energy

£3,557,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2017 Scottish Natural Heritage

Orkney Native Wildlife Project

£3,552,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2006 Highlands and Islands Enterprise

Highlands and Islands Enterprise led a consortium of partners which delivered BIG's Growing Community Assets fund. This provided additional development support to applicants.

£3,539,718 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2015 Kilmartin House Trust

Kilmartin Museum Redevelopment

£3,501,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jul 1997 Glasgow 1999 Festival Company Ltd

Lighthouse, Glasgow - Refurbishment

£3,500,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2013 Historic Scotland

Historic Scotland National Conservation Centre

£3,493,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2003 Glasgow City Council

The Kibble Palace, Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Glasgow

£3,491,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jan 1997 Arches Theatre

Towards the cost of renovation and refurbishment of 14 Victorian Archways resulting in a fully functional multi-arts centre

£3,469,630 Scottish Arts Council
1 Feb 1996 Byre Theatre of St Andrews Limited

Towards the cost of acquisition of enlarged site and rebuilding of Theatre to provide extended and improved accommodation & access.

£3,385,000 Scottish Arts Council
28 Mar 2000 University of Stirling

Towards the cost of refurbishment and extension of the MacRobert, with particular emphasis on the needs of children

£3,350,000 Scottish Arts Council
22 Jul 2014 Cairngorms Outdoors Access Trust

Scotland's National Parks: the people and the mountains

£3,275,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Dec 1999 Dundee City Council

Baxter Park, Dundee

£3,252,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2006 Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

The Gateway - Scotland's National Biodiversity Interpretation Centre

£3,203,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Nov 1996 National Trust for Scotland

Charlotte Square Building, Restoration Edinburgh

£3,110,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jun 1996 National Museum of Scotland

New Scottish United Services Museum, Edinburgh - Re-location

£3,100,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Sep 1998 Stirling Council

Towards the cost of redevelopment of the Stirling Tolbooth to create new small scale venue for the performing arts

£3,100,000 Scottish Arts Council
29 Jan 2002 An Lanntair Limited

Towards the cost of a multi-purpose arts centre including gallery, auditorium, educational workshop, community room etc

£3,061,080 Scottish Arts Council
15 Nov 2001 Waverley Steam Navigation Co. Ltd

Waverley Paddle Steamer : Heritage Rebuild : Completion Phase

£3,028,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Apr 1995 Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

Penrose Collection

£3,015,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Dec 1995 Edinburgh Festival Centre Ltd

Towards the cost of the creation of the Edinburgh Festival Centre at the Highland Tolbooth, Edinburgh.

£3,000,000 Scottish Arts Council
26 Aug 2009 Dundee City Council


£3,000,000 Sport Scotland
15 Nov 2011 National Gallery and National Galleries of Scotland

Titian‘«÷s Diana and Callisto

£3,000,000 Heritage Lottery Fund