Bòrd na Gàidhlig provides around £1.9M per annum in funding for organisations that help promote Gaelic usage, learning and status and help deliver the BnG’s Corporate Plan.
A summary of organisations that have agreed funding packages for the current financial year are available below. Details of funding amounts for Delivery Partners from 2018 onwards can be found via GrantNav here.
We are currently (July – September 23) requesting applications from Delivery Partners to support their work between April 2024 and March 2029. More information is available in our guidance for the scheme here.
Where our Delivery Partners are based.
Ainmean-Àite na h-Alba
Comhairle nan Leabhraichean
An Comunn Gàidhealach
Comunn na Gàidhlig
Promoting Gaelic use among young people with a network of Iomairtean development officers and Sradagan youth clubs across Scotland. Delivering national events such as the Cuach na Cloinne football competition and annual summer camps.
Also supports Comann nam Pàrant officers in delivering their programme in supporting parents of children in Gaelic-medium education and that are seeking new provision.
Faclair na Gàidhlig
Developing a comprehensive historical dictionary of the Gaelic language and developing corpus products in association with the University of Glasgow’s Digital Archive of Scottish Gaelic (DASG).
Fèisean nan Gàidheal
Supports the running of over 45 local Fèisean across Scotland that incorporate Gaelic music and arts tuition. Also runs the annual Blas festival across the Highlands and Islands and develops the online FèisTV resource.
Ionad Chaluim Cille Ìle
Stòrlann Nàiseanta na Gàidhlig
Developing resources for Gaelic-medium education including textbooks and online learning platforms. Provides CPD opportunities for teachers through the annual An t-Alltan conference and online sessions. Supports parents of children in Gaelic education through the Gaelic4Parents website.