National Funding

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

Ragdoll Foundation Open Grants Scheme

The Ragdoll Foundation's Open Grant scheme supports not for profit organisations working with children and young people using the arts and creative media. Grants of up to £50k...

Posted by CAN network on 10th May 2016.

ACE: Arts Library Fund

The Arts Council England is inviting applications through its Grants for the Arts Libraries Fund. The Fund is looking to support projects delivered by public libraries or library authorities...

Posted by CAN network on 10th May 2016.

Theatres Protection Fund – Small Grants Scheme

The Theatre Trust is seeking applications through its Theatres Protection Fund - Small Grants Programme. Grants of up to £5,000 are available for projects that address urgent building...

Posted by CAN network on 10th May 2016.

The Weavers’ Company: Funding to support disadvantaged young people

The Weavers' Company, a textile-related, charitable and sociable organisation, has announced that the next closing date for its grants programme is the 1st August 2016. The Weaver's...

Posted by CAN network on 10th May 2016.

Wellcome Trust: People & Society Awards

The Wellcome Trust has announced the next closing dates for the Society and peoples Awards. These are the 20th May 2016 and the 16th September 2016 respectively. The People Awards (up...

Posted by CAN network on 10th May 2016.

People’s Postcode Trust: 2016 Grants

People’s Postcode Trust exists to try to make the world a better place through short-term, designated funding for projects that focus on the prevention of poverty, support healthy...

Posted by CAN network on 10th May 2016.

Community Radio Fund

Regulator Ofcom, has announced that the Community Radio Fund 2016 - 2017 has opened for applications. Funding is available to not-for-profit radio stations that have a social purpose,...

Posted by CAN network on 10th May 2016.

ACE: Creative local growth funding awards

The first round of funding awards to help arts and cultural organisations contribute to local economic growth has been announced by Arts Council England, with £3.8m being awarded...

Posted by CAN network on 13th April 2016.

Spirit of Achievement Music & Dance Challenge Fund

The Spirit of 2012 Trust has launched a new call for proposals through its Spirit of Achievement Challenge Fund to inspire people through music and dance. The Trust is looking to award...

Posted by CAN network on 13th April 2016.

PRS for Music Foundation and Arts Council England: Momentum Music Fund

PRS for Music Foundation and Arts Council England have announced that the next application deadline for the Momentum Music Fund is the 17th May 2016. The Momentum Music Fund offers grants...

Posted by CAN network on 12th April 2016.