The Hillhead of Auquhirie Windfarm Community Fund opens for applications on 1 April 2022.  

Applications to the fund can be made from groups and projects which benefit the communities living in the community council areas of:

Fern Community Fund, the energy company who maintains the Hillhead of Auquhirie Wind Farm fund, sees £12,523 per year available to support local community projects during the 25-year lifetime of the wind farm. 

The fund is open for applications from 1 April 2022 until 30 June 2022.  A panel made up of representatives from the community council areas along with a representative from Kincardineshire Development Partnership (KDP) will then meet to consider applications.