EK Community Fund


EK, East Kilbride lies at the very heart of East Kilbride and is proud to be a core part of the community. As part of our commitment to the community, EK East Kilbride has a unique Community Fund designed to provide financial support to local clubs, community groups and other worthy causes in the town. The maximum funding that can be applied for is £1,000.

Community Fund applications are assessed on a quarterly basis and the quarterly closing dates for applications are 28th February, 31st May, 31st August and 30th November.

If you would like to apply for support, simply download our Community Fund application form and return to [email protected] using 'Community Fund Application' as the subject header. Alternatively, you can pick up a form at Customer Services, located on the upper level of Centre West, near Debenhams.

Winners will be announced on our News pages.

- Contact details must be provided to enable EK Community Fund (The Fund) to maintain a database of applicants and contact applicants if necessary. The Fund will only use the information that you provide lawfully. To view EK, East Kilbride’s full privacy statement, click here.
- By making this application, you agree for The Fund to share your contact details with our nominated PR Agency for photography and promotional purposes.
- By making an application, organisations and individuals agree to be photographed for promotional purposes if successful. Photography may be used in print and online media.
- Applications are assessed on a quarterly basis, as soon as possible after each closing date.
- We aim to notify successful applicants within one month of the closing date. Names of successful applicants will be published on EKlife.co.uk after all successful applicants have been notified.
- If you have not heard from The Fund within one month of the closing date, then your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.
- Unsuccessful applications may be re-submitted.
- The maximum funding that can be applied for is £1,000 each quarter.
- The Fund is at liberty to award £1,000 to one organisation or individual, to share £1,000 amongst a number of applicants or to award only part or none of the £1,000 in any quarterly period.
- All decisions made by The Fund are final and not open to discussion.
- Closing dates are: 28th February, 31st May, 31st August 30th November and quarterly thereafter.