Scottish Government Nature Restoration Fund

Scottish Government Nature Restoration Fund opens

Scottish Government has made £1 million of capital funding available this year to support projects over £20 000 value.

The application round is open until midnight 27th July 2021 – How to Apply.

News release 6 July 2021

The Fund

The Nature Restoration Fund (NRF) is a competitive fund. It encourages applications from projects that support actions that help nature recover across Scotland. The Fund has 2 themes:

  1. Making Space for Nature (urban focused nature based solutions for biodiversity and climate change); and
  2. Helping nature recover (rural focused biodiversity enhancement, climate resilience and reinstatement).

Applications are now invited for projects that support nature recovery and address climate change and/or its impacts. All projects must be completed before 31st March 2022.

Applications are invited – How to Apply.

If you have any questions about the fund, please email NRF@nature.scot in the first instance.