Regeneration Capital Grant Fund 2023-24

The Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) is a Scottish Government managed fund delivered in partnership with COSLA and supports locally developed regeneration projects that involve local communities, helping to support and create jobs and build sustainable communities. Applications are open to all of Scotland’s local authorities.

We will be accepting Stage 1 applications to the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund support 2023-24 soon. Please see the programme information below, and details on our process for inviting expressions of interest for the fund. Please feel free to share this information with any groups or individuals who may be interested in this new funding opportunity.

Two-stage assessment

Stage 1 deadline - June 2022 (to be confirmed)

Stage 2 deadline - October (to be confirmed)

Awards - £250K - £1M plus (100% funding available but match is strongly recommended)

Eligible activity - Capital only

Start date - Successful projects must be underway by December 2023

Successful projects will

  • focus on areas of high levels of deprivation and disadvantage
  • demonstrate clear community involvement
  • deliver large scale transformational change with strong regeneration outcomes
  • encourage additional investment and address market failure
  • demonstrate how the community have been involved in the development of projects

Expressions of Interest (EOI)

We are looking for Expressions of Interest (EOI) before the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund 2023-24 opens in Spring 2022. Our deadline for Expressions of Interest is 5pm Monday 28 March 2022 and should be submitted to FundingAndDevelopment@southlanarkshire.gov.uk.

EOIs should include the following:

  • project outline (max. 150 words)
  • location of the project site (including postcode)
  • indicative total project cost
  • details of any match funding identified (prospective and secured)
  • details of site ownership 

Full details of the fund can be found on the Scottish Government website.

If you have a project you would like to discuss please contact the Funding and Development Team email: FundingAndDevelopment@southlanarkshire.gov.uk