National Funding

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

DBACE: Deutsche Bank Awards for Creative Enterprise

Are you an aspiring artist? Designer or performer? Do you want to launch yourself as a professional but need support? Apply to DBACE for the chance to win £10,000 to get your project...

Posted by CAN network on 26th January 2016.

Artsadmin: Artist bursary scheme 2016-17

The Artsadmin Artists' Bursary Scheme is now open to application. Bursaries are available to UK-based artists working in live art/contemporary performance who have identified an...

Posted by CAN network on 25th January 2016.

Creative England & Microsoft Funding for Game Developers: Greenshoots

Creative England has, for the third year running, partnered with Microsoft to develop Greenshoots, a programme of financial and business support intended to stimulate the commercial...

Posted by CAN network on 25th January 2016.

Sky Academy Art Scholarships

 Emerging Irish and UK artists aged 18 to 30 are eligible to apply for a €40,000/£30,000 Sky Academy Arts Scholarship. There are five scholarships available, four to...

Posted by CAN network on 25th January 2016.

ACE: Elevate

The Elevate fund will strengthen the resilience of arts organisations which are not in receipt of National Portfolio funding in the period 2015-18, but which demonstrate that they make...

Posted by CAN network on 25th January 2016.

PRS and ACE: Momentum Music Fund for artists and bands

Launched in 2013 by PRS for Music Foundation, with £500,000 of investment from Arts Council England, Momentum grants were awarded to 68 artists in the two year pilot scheme. The...

Posted by CAN network on 15th December 2015.

Wolfson Foundation Arts & Humanities Grants

The Foundation aims to support excellence in the UK, generally through the funding of capital infrastructure in the fields of science and technology, arts and humanities, education,...

Posted by CAN network on 15th December 2015.

Philip Bates Trust Arts Grant

Grant for individuals and voluntary and community organisations undertaking projects that encourage and develop artistic interests in young people in the UK.  Maximum value of grant...

Posted by CAN network on 15th December 2015.

ACE: Strategic Touring Programme

The next closing date for grant applications to the Arts Council, England Strategic Touring Programme is the 23rd September 2016. The £35 million Strategic touring programme provides...

Posted by CAN network on 15th December 2015.

Just So Film Fund

The Just So Film Fund is created to support the next generation of filmmakers and champion creativity within short form documentary. In this narrow but crowded space, we know how...

Posted by CAN network on 15th December 2015.