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Council’s archaeology fund re-opens for Orkney project applications

Orkney Islands Council’s annual archaeological grant has re-opened for applications, with a deadline of November 30, 2021.

Orkney Islands Council’s annual archaeological grant has re-opened for applications, with a deadline of November 30, 2021.

The £40,000 grant scheme offers assistance to archaeology projects in Orkney, £20,000 of which is ring-fenced for work in the county’s outer isles.

Eight applications were received in November 2020 covering:

Councillors on the OIC’s development committee will consider this year’s applications in January 2022.

For details on how to apply contact the OIC economic development department on (01856) 873535.