Shetland LEADER Programme 2014 – 2020 is now open for applications

How To Apply

What is LEADER?

LEADER is a European Union initiative which forms part of the Scottish Government's Scottish Rural Development Programme for 2014-2020

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LEADER 2014-2020

The objective of LEADER is to provide opportunities for individuals, businesses and communities to come together to support rural development and provide long lasting benefits to the local area with particular emphasis on projects that are both innovative and “bottom up”.

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Who Can Apply?

The Shetland LEADER Programme is open. Eligibility is determined by the project rather than by the status of the applicant.

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News

LAG meeting dates 

June 30th 2016

LAG meeting dates

Upcoming LAG meeting dates

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Upcoming events 

May 6th 2016

Upcoming events

Social Investment Scotland in conjunction with Community Shares Scotland and Local Energy Scotland are holding an event Getting Ready for Investment on the 10th June.Later this month, on the 13th May, the Scottish Rural Parliament are holding a Rural Manifesto event at Market House

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Summary of the Scottish LEADER Conference 2016 

March 23rd 2016

Summary of the Scottish LEADER Conference 2016

The Scottish LEADER Conference was held in Aviemore from the 10th to the 12th March. The Scottish rural network has provided a summary of the conference and presentations.

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