MESS Funding


The next round of MESS funding will be May 2017. If your community group or organisation would like to receive a grant of up to £500, download, fill out and return a completed application form to us by Wednesday 31st May 2017 . Our new application form lets you tell us how your group promotes recycling, which is an important part of the work we do at Island Castaways. Please download the application form below and send to You can also print off and post completed applications to An Roth Community Enterprise Centre, Craignure, Isle of Mull, PA65 6AY.

MESS FUNDS APPLICATION FORM 2017 (word document)

PDF Version

Please note, all applicants must use the 2017 application form. Copies of previous application forms will not be accepted.


Examples of previous successful funding applications

Tobermory Playpark Appeal - to purchase fencing for the new playpark in Tobermory

Mull Musical Minds - to cover the costs of transporting people to and from An Roth in Craingure

Tobermory High School - to cover the costs of sending S2 pupils on a trip to Edinburgh for a book festival

Isle of Mull Woodturners - to purchase equipment for dust extraction at their new base

Lochdonhead Primary School - to create a conservation area in the school playground

West Isles Yacht Club - to purchase replacement dinghies and make repairs to existing boats

Mull branch of Argyll Talking Newspapers - to purchase digital equipment for talking newspapers

Mull Beekeepers - to purchase equipment for extracting honey

Killiechronan Pony Trekking Saturday Kids Club - to purchase horse jumps for games at the kids clubs on Saturdays