National Funding

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

Esmee Fairbairn Trust

Esmee Fairbairn aims to improve the quality of life throughout the UK. They do this by funding the charitable activities of organisations that have the ideas and ability to achieve change...

Posted by CAN network on 26th November 2015.

Edge Creative Enterprise Fund

With support from the Government’s British Business Bank, the Edge Creative Enterprise Fund has been launched to address the “funding drought” in the creative industries....

Posted by CAN network on 24th November 2015.

Video Games Prototype Fund

The government has launched a £4 million fund for the UK's video games industry. Aimed at helping smaller companies move concepts into production, from 2015 to 2019 the Video...

Posted by CAN network on 28th October 2015.

ACE: Evolve - supporting organisations to attract more private giving

The Evolve programme is a new Arts Council England £17.5million initiative supporting organisations with a limited track record in fundraising to enable them to attract more private...

Posted by CAN network on 28th October 2015.

EMI Music Sound Foundation: Musical Equipment for Schools

Funding for Schools to Purchase Musical Equipment (UK)Schools in the UK, that wish to purchase musical instruments and equipment can apply for funding of up to £2,000 through the...

Posted by CAN network on 27th October 2015.

Big Lottery Fund: Building Better Opportunities

The Big Lottery Fund has announced that a second funding round of the Better Opportunities Fund has opened for applications. The Better Opportunities Fund is a joint funding mechanism...

Posted by CAN network on 27th October 2015.

The Nominet Trust: Digital Projects with a social impact

The Nominet Trust which provides funding and support to technology with a social benefit, has announced that its Social Tech Seed Investment Programme re-opened for applications on the...

Posted by CAN network on 27th October 2015.

Youth Music Programme

Financial assistance is available to increase the number of children and young people across England that have the opportunity to take part in high quality musical activities. Max. Value:...

Posted by CAN network on 30th September 2015.

Arts Council England: Creative Local Growth Fund

Grants are available to arts/cultural organisations and Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) in England to support the cultural sector in contributing to local economic growth. Maximum...

Posted by CAN network on 30th September 2015.

The Radcliffe Trust: Music Grants

The Radcliffe Trust has announced that the next deadline for applications to its Music masking grants programme is the 31st January 2016. Through its grant making programme, the Radcliffe...

Posted by CAN network on 30th September 2015.