Grant funding

Grant funding for 2021 has now been allocated.

To register an interest in funding to support a local, inclusive cycling event in 2022, please email

Read this overview to find out the funding criteria for this year, including the main responsibilities of organisers. Please note this is subject to review, after evaluation in 2021.

In 2021, the following events received Pedal for Scotland funding:

Grants of up to £10,000

  • Pedal Ayr
  • Pedal Falkirk
  • Pedal Lerwick
  • Pedal Highland Perthshire

Grants of up to £1,000

  • Banffshire Cycle Challenge in Aberdeenshire
  • Strathconon Cycle in Highland
  • Celebration of Cycling in Dumfries & Galloway
  • Aberlour Big Cycle in Fife
  • Gordon Castle Cycle in Moray
  • Cycle Orkney
  • Clyde United Cycle
  • Shotts Cycling Event in North Lanarkshire
  • The Canny Cycle in Perth & Kinross