Grant Funding Awards

Please note that grant applications will now only be considered at our February, May, August and November Board Meetings.

Deadline Dates

Aug     21st Aug up to £500     29th Jul over £500

Nov     20th Nov up to £500     30th Oct over £500

Our first grant was awarded at the end of 2011.

Updates on new grants awarded and claimed can be found below.

Funding Committed so far

So far the Udny Community Fund has committed:

Over £456,000

2019 Grants so far

Friends of Pitmedden School – £2,500 (school ground improvement project) Udny Station Pre-school and Playgroup – £275 (equipment)

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2018 Grants

Formartine Youth Project – £10,000 (2018 to 2020) Inverurie Orchestra – £500 (summer concert) Pitmedden Music Festival – £6,500 (2018 festival) Good Companions – £1,660 (summer outing and Christmas lunch) Udny Green Community Events – £500 (community Hogmanay party) Haddo Arts – £6,587 (The Second Song for Haddo) Udny Green Frost Fair – £250 (2018 […]

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2017 Grants

Haddo House & Operatic Society – £5,000 (La Traviata by Verdi) Udny Junior Agricultural Club – £250 (90th anniversary dinner) PUT Community SCIO – £2,821.40 (trailer) Ellon and District Men’s Shed – £500 (shed conversion) PUT Community SCIO – £80 (replacement barrel planters) Pitmedden Parent, Toddler & Baby Group – £450 (hall hire fees) Pitmedden […]

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2016 Grants

Gordon Forum for the Arts – £500 (The Gordon Art Exhibition 2016) Meldrum Academy Parent Council – £1,000 (driving ambition project) 1st Ellon Scout Group – £500 (winter hike tents) PUT Community SCIO – £2,962.63 (printer) Pitmedden Music Festival – £5,718 (equipment hire) Pitmedden Bowling Club – £500 (sponsorship of new scoreboard) Haddo Arts Festival […]

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2015 Grants

Pitmedden Music Festival – £500 (community come and sing day) Udny Tennis Club – £4,000 (refurbishment of courts and new fencing) Formartine Youth Academy 04 – £1,500 (team strip) Buchan Barn Dance Committee – £500 (fundraising dance for Children 1st) Pitmedden Music Festival – £385 (heras fencing) Udny Station Pre-school and Playgroup – £500 (sound […]

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2014 Grants

Dr Spence Memorial Hall – £12,000 (development of refurbishment plans) Cultercullen School Science Club – £500 Pitmedden Music Festival – £500 (chorus event) Pitmedden Music Festival – £4,212 (2014 festival) – View report here Haddo Children’s Theatre – £459 (materials for stage carts) Formatine United Amateurs – £500 (kit bags) Udny Station Community Association – […]

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2013 Grants

Udny Station Playgroup & Pre-school – £349.99 (IT equipment) Udny Station Playgroup & Pre-school – £184.44 (maths equipment) Udny & Pitmedden Flower Show – £500 (2013 show) PUT – £10,000 (compact tractor) Pitmedden Music Festival – £500 (marketing and promotion) Udny Tennis Club – £495 (tennis ball machine) Udny Station Playgroup & Pre-school – £494.99 […]

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2012 Grants

2012 was the first full year of operation of the Community Fund Programme for grants with 15 grants being awarded. Pitmedden Community Music Festival – £9,135 (2012 festival) Meldrum Academy Sailing Group – £450 (residential trip and training) Pitmedden Parent and Toddler Group – £500 (equipment) Pitmedden Playgroup – £450 (equipment) Udny Station Community Association […]

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2011 Grants

UCTC made it’s very first grant award in 2011. Udny Tennis Club was awarded £6,690 towards floodlighting for their courts.  The total cost of the project was nearly £22,000.

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