National Funding

‚ÄčNational funding schemes, grants and trusts across all art forms. 

Elephant Trust: Grants to help new, innovative visual arts projects

The Elephant Trust has announced that the next deadline for applications is the 16 January 2017. The Trust offers grants to artists and for new, innovative visual arts projects based...

Posted by CAN network on 31st October 2016.

The Big Lottery Fund: Reaching Communities

Big Lottery Fund is currently accepting applications to its Reaching Communities Programme. Reaching Communities provides grants of 10,000 upwards for up to 5 years for projects that...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Arts Council England: Small Capital Grants

The Arts Council England has announced that the Small Capital Grants scheme will reopen for applications on the 12th January 2017. Funding will be available to support organisations...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Heritage Lottery Fund announces its New Kick the Dust Fund

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) will be running a series of information workshops across the UK, providing more detail about its new ‘Kick the Dust' programme as well as our...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Youth Music: Music Making Projects

Youth Music, England's largest children's music charity, which provides funding for music-making projects, has announced new application deadlines for its grant making programmes....

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

ACE - Ambition for Excellence

Ambition for excellence is a £35.2 million programme aimed at stimulating and supporting ambition, talent and excellence across the arts sector in England. The fund aims to...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Big Lottery Fund: Celebrate!

The Big Lottery Fund has announced that the final deadline for all Celebrate Funds (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) is 21st October 2016. Six out of ten people surveyed...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Arts Council England: Celebrating Age

Supporting cultural spaces and other organisations to be open, positive and welcoming places for older people; and taking high quality arts and culture into places where older people...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

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.