Funding: Rosa, Woman to Woman Fund

Rosa the UK Fund for women and girls has launched a new £2.2 million “Women to Women” Fund. Supported using funds from the “Tampon Tax”, local women’s organisations across the UK can apply for grants of up to £25,000 to support a wide range of charitable work that benefits women from building confidence and leadership skills, … Continue reading

Funding:  Momentum Music Fund

Funding: Momentum Music Fund

PRS for Music Foundation and Arts Council England have announced that the next application deadline for the Momentum Music Fund is February 2017 – exact date tbc. The Momentum Music Fund offers grants of £5,000-£15,000 for artists/bands to break through to the next level of their careers. Activities eligible for support include recording, touring and … Continue reading

Funding: Finnis Scott Foundation Grants

Funding: Finnis Scott Foundation Grants

Grants for any charitable purpose, but the present policy is to focus grant-making in the areas of horticulture and plant sciences, as well as fine art and art history. The Trustees will only usually consider grants of between £500 and £10,000, although, exceptionally, larger grants may be considered at the Trustees’ discretion. Deadline: 16 December … Continue reading

Funding: Clore Duffield Foundation Main Grants Programme

Funding: Clore Duffield Foundation Main Grants Programme

Grants are available to registered charities in support of the cultural sector in the UK. The Foundation is a grant-making charity which concentrates its support on cultural learning, creating learning spaces within arts and heritage organisations, leadership training for the cultural and social sectors, social care, and enhancing Jewish life. Grants range from below £10,000 … Continue reading

Funding: Moto Trust Community Grant Scheme

Local charities and community groups that are located within the employment catchment area of one of the 49 Moto Service stations (25 mile radius) may be eligible to apply for funding through the Moto Trust’s Community Grant Scheme. Although there is no minimum or maximum grant size, the Trust has indicated that it is unlikely … Continue reading

Funding: The Martin Read Foundation

The Martin Read Foundation provides financial support for aspiring young composers (14-19 years). In particular they can offer expert tuition, and recording and performance opportunities. A maximum of £400 per applicant can be applied for. More details at http://www.martinreadfoundation.org/mrfunding Deadline: 9 January 2017

Networking: Wiltshire Singing Leaders conference

Networking: Wiltshire Singing Leaders conference

Wiltshire Music Connect presents an afternoon of singing repertoire and membership demonstrations, workshops, and networking for anyone involved in supporting or leading singing with children and young people in Wiltshire. Launch of Wiltshire Singing repertoire bursary awards. Takes place on Tue 7 February 2017 in Devizes. You can book you place here. Full details of programme … Continue reading