National Funding

​National funding schemes, grants and trusts across all art forms. 

Women Make Music Grant Scheme

The next applications deadline for the Performing Right Society's (PRS) Women Make Music grant scheme is 6pm on 3 October. Through the grant scheme, financial support of up to £5000...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

DM Thomas Foundation for Young People: Central grants programme

Registered Charities that work with young people have the opportunity to apply for grants through the DM Thomas Foundation for Young People (formerly the Hilton Foundation) Central Grants...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Idlewild Trust: Arts Grants

The Idlewild Trust has announced that the next closing date for applications to its grant making programme is the 8 September 2016.  The Idlewild Trust is a grant making trust...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Nominet Trust: Digital Arts & Creative Ageing

Digial Arts & Creative Ageing is a collaborative grant funding programme developed by Nominet Trust and The Baring Foundation. This programme is all about improving engagement with...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Arts Council England: Celebrating Age Strategic Fund

The Celebrating Age programme is jointly funded by Arts Council England and the Baring Foundation and supports the shared objectives of both organisations. The programme will support...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

PRS Music Foundation Composers’ Fund

The Performing Rights Society (PRS) for Music Foundation, the UK's leading funder of new music across all genres, has announced the 2nd funding round of its new Composers' Fund....

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Paul Hamlyn Foundation: Youth Fund

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation Youth Fund has grants of between £10,000 and £60,000 available to not-for-profit organisations that work with vulnerable young people and that...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

The Trusthouse Charitable Foundation: Funding for projects that address urban & rural deprivation

The Trusthouse Charitable Foundation has announced that funding is available to support the work of local and national charities or not-for-profit organisations that address rural and...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

HLF: Heritage Projects

Grants of over £100,000 to support a wide variety of larger heritage projects. The funding which is being made available through the Heritage Lottery Fund's Heritage Grant...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

AIM and Biffa Award: History Makers Fund

The Association of Independent Museums (AIM) has come together with environmental charity Biffa Award to launch a new £1M History Makers Fund. The History Makers Fund is open to...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.