Category Archives: Arts

Chiltern Community Grants Scheme 2013-14

Chiltern Community Awards 2013/14 Chiltern District Council’s Community Grants  scheme is now open to receive applications. The scheme offers funding of up to £2,000 to help support local voluntary groups deliver a range of services that add value and also enhance … Continue reading

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Our Big Gig ( England)

Superact has announced that “Our Big Gig” will be taking place throughout parks and town centres in the UK from the 11th – 14th July 2013.  This annual event aims to bring communities together to celebrate their local musical talents … Continue reading

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Arts & Older People Funding Programme (England)

The Baring Foundation has teamed up with the Arts Council England to launch a new £1 million Arts and Older People funding programme.  The programme aims to support partnerships between arts oganisations and artists with those helping the elderly in … Continue reading

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J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable Trust to Close in January 2013

One of the UK’s largest grant-making trusts has announced that it will permanently close to all online applications at noon on 18 January 2013. The Trustees have stated that they intend to wind down the J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable … Continue reading

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NESTA Launch New Digital R&D Fund for the Arts in England

The National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA) is inviting bids to the new Digital Research & Development Fund for the Arts in England. The Digital R&D Fund for the Arts is a new £7 million fund for … Continue reading

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Grants for the arts Libraries fund

 The Grants for the arts Libraries fund has £6 million over the next three years for projects delivered by public libraries or library authorities working in partnership with cultural organisations across all art forms. So if you’re an arts group … Continue reading

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Theatres Protection Fund – Small Grants Scheme

The Small Grants Scheme aims to target theatres run by charities and not-for-profit groups that can clearly demonstrate the value capital improvements to their theatres would make to their work with local communities. The maximum value of grant is £5,000 … Continue reading

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British Heart Foundation – Help a Heart Grants

The British Heart Foundation is looking for projects that could make a real difference to people living with a heart condition, or those who are at high risk of heart disease, through their Help a Heart Grant. Voluntary and community … Continue reading

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Guide to EU Funding Opportunities in the South East (2012-2013)

Finding your way through the euro-babble and requirements can be challenging so Catherine Bearder MEP has produced a useful guide to explain the various ways that gaining funding from the European Union is possible and the various hoops you have … Continue reading

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National Heritage Memorial Fund: To purchase and preserve national heritage items and land

The National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) offers grants and occasionally loans to help with the purchase, preservation and maintenance of land, buildings, works of art and other objects of outstanding importance to the national heritage. Charities and not-for-profit organisations, whose … Continue reading

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