Grants Workshops

Would you like to know more about how GCHT’s grants scheme works? If you are thinking of applying for a grant but don’t know where to start, then you are in the right place! 

“I can thoroughly recommend the support from GCHT - they supported us all the way!”

Between September 2020 and March 2021, GCHT ran a series of workshops which offered a step by step guide to applying for our grants. Each event featured a short presentation focused on eligibility and the application process, followed by two guest speakers who spoke about past projects. Speakers included a range of past grantees as well as GCHT Officers. Each workshop ended with a Q&A session and general discussion.

“Many thanks to GCHT and the speakers - Colin's case study was interesting and applicable to a lot of Glasgow legacy buildings.”
“It’s been a super interesting meeting, thank you very much!"

The subtitled recordings of the events are now available to watch online for free:

Workshop 1: Building Repair & Traditional Skills Grants

Recorded 10th December 2020.


Building Repair Grant: Colin Baillie, Baillie Baillie Architects

Traditional Skills Grant: Gemma Park, GCHT Traditional Skills Officer

Workshop 2: Heritage and Community Grants

Recorded 11th February 2021.


Heritage Grant: Jan Graham, Ghost Signs of Glasgow

Community Grant: Lizanne Phee, TnmntTiles

Workshop 3: Building Repair and Development Grants

Recorded 31st March 2021.


Building Repair Grant: Fiona Sinclair, RIAS Conservation Accredited Architect at Advanced level

Development Grant: Shireen Taylor, GAMIS (Govanhill Picture House)

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