Formartine area funding

View grants and funding available in the Formartine area:

Formartine Area Committee funding

Funding is available from the Formartine Area Committee. To apply complete the Formartine grant application form (pdf 35KB).

Aberdeenshire Charities Trust funding

Aberdeenshire Charities Trust (ACT2) administers charitable funds in Aberdeenshire and is a registered charity (SC045539). There are designated funds available to the council wards in the Formartine area that can be used for purposes set out by the trust.

View information about charitable trust funds in Formartine:


Individuals that live in any of the areas specified in the trust or who can demonstrate that they have a reasonable connection to these areas can apply for funding. The maximum grant available to individuals is £500.

In addition, companies, associations and other organisations who provide services, projects or facilities in the areas may apply for grants of up to £1,000. 

Applications can only be considered if they meet the purposes detailed in the trust.

Available funds

Our Formartine Area Committee accepts applications for some of the local council wards:

There are no designated Aberdeenshire Charities Trust funds for Ward 9 - Ellon and District.

Ward 7 - Turriff and District (Cuminestown, Fyvie, Rothienorman and Turriff)
Fund purposes Total Fund Available for grant funding Retained as capital
The prevention of relief of poverty £10,574.41 £3,038.92 £7,535.49
Relief of those in need by reason of age, ill health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage
Ward 8 - Mid Formartine (Balmedie, Oldmeldrum, Pitmedden, Potterton and Tarves)
Fund purposes Total Fund Available for grant funding Retained as capital
The advancement of the arts, heritage, culture or science £5,987.37 £3,986.32 £2,001.05

How to apply

You can apply for funding by completing the appropriate application form:

Send completed applications to the Formartine area office.

What happens next

The Formartine Area Committee will review your Aberdeenshire Charities Trust application. Find out about how we deal with your application.

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