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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-16192: Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 25 April 2018

To ask the Scottish Government how much has been made available for stage two of the Aspiring Communities Fund; how many applications the stage has received, and when the successful projects will be announced.

Answered by: Angela Constance 8 May 2018

The Aspiring Communities Fund has £18.9m available to support both Stage 1 and Stage 2 applications. The Aspiring Communities Fund received 131 eligible Stage 2 applications and currently supports 76 of these. The value of these projects is just under £11m. The successful Stage 2 projects were announced on 27 October 2017.