Scotland’s Europe Minister, Jenny Gilruth, said thousands of those eligible in Scotland have not yet applied.
Some food and drink companies have seen their income shrink by as much as half.
Constitution Secretary says Scottish Government will continue to work with the EU to explore options for a 'close relationship'.
MSPs on Holyrood’s Rural Economy Committee heard about the problems firms have faced since the Brexit transition period ended.
The draft treaty and associated Brexit agreements stretch to 1,246 pages of complex legal text.
Scottish business chiefs issue warning after France bans freight traffic over fears of new coronavirus strain.
Boris Johnson and EU chief Ursula von der Leyen discussed 'major unresolved topics' in phone call on Sunday.
Leaders will attempt to reach breakthrough on post-Brexit trade deal as transition period nears an end.
Prime Minister says UK prepared to move to trading on World Trade Organisation rules when the Brexit transition period ends.
Scottish secretary Alister Jack insisted passing the controversial legislation is 'the right thing to do'.
Brandon Lewis told MPs the law-breaking would be done in 'a very specific and limited way'.
Nicola Sturgeon accused the Conservatives of being 'charlatans' amid the reports.
The Scottish Government says the decision is taken with a 'heavy heart' and is necessary because of Brexit.
Committee believes UK Environent Bill as it stands would only allow Scottish ministers limited say.
The Prime Minister has insisted the two sides are 'not that far apart' as Brexit talks are set to intensify.
Brussels' chief negotiator Michel Barnier said an extension is available if the UK wants it.
Public health campaigners welcome new legislation prohibiting the sale of menthol flavoured tobacco products.
Tommy Sheppard says that the Westminster government is 'fuelling the case' for Scottish independence.
An independent Scotland would be welcomed 'enthusiastically' back in to the EU.
Britain officially split from the European Union at 11pm, three-and-a-half years since the Brexit vote.