Documents & Downloads

Applicant Guidance:

The latest LEADER Guidance can be accessed via the Scottish Rural Network website here


Please make sure you are following LEADER guidance when using these logos. If you need higher resolution logos, please contact us.

Application Process:

There is a two-stage process for applying to LEADER.

Stage 1 involves completing an Expression of Interest form which can be accessed here: Scottish Rural Network

Stage 2 If successful at Expression of Interest stage, applicants will be invited to submit a full online application form and project/business plan.

A member of the team will support you throughtout the application process.

Funded Feasibility Studies:

KVF LEADER 2014-2020 has funded a number of feasibility studies. These can be viewed below.

Canal by Bike:

Canal by Bike Feasibility Executive Summary

Canal by Bike Final Report