Posted in November 2013

Funding: Exchanging Notes – new Youth Music funding module

Funding: Exchanging Notes – new Youth Music funding module

Funding is available to support partnership-working between schools and specialist music education providers in England to develop their music and education practice and activities. Exchanging Notes aims to support partnership-working between schools and specialist music education providers to: • Enable young people at risk of low attainment, disengagement or educational exclusion to achieve the best … Continue reading

Funding: War Memorial Grants

Funding: War Memorial Grants

There are estimated to be more than 100,000 war memorials in the UK. Many of these are treasured but others are neglected and vandalised or left to suffer the effects of ageing and weathering. This funding is intended only for freestanding war memorials in England with no other functional purpose than as a war memorial. … Continue reading

Funding: The Wellcome Trust – Broadcast Development Awards

Funding: The Wellcome Trust – Broadcast Development Awards

The Wellcome Trust’s Broadcast Development Awards (BDA) support the development of broadcast proposals in any genre that engage the audience with issues around biomedical science in an innovative, entertaining and accessible way. The Trust are interested in funding individuals and organisations with brilliant early-stage ideas for TV, radio, new media or gaming projects. The funding … Continue reading

Christmas Events in Wiltshire 2013

Christmas Events in Wiltshire 2013

We thought we’d bring you dates for some of the Christmas and seasonal events taking place across the county from lights switch on to lantern parades. One of the biggest and most spectacular events takes place this Friday 29 November in Devizes, where you can see the massive parade of lanterns and a giant elephant lantern at … Continue reading

Funding: BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme

Funding: BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme

The BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme is currently open for applications. Through the grants programme, grants of up to £10,000 are available for projects that combat disadvantage and to make a real difference to children and young people’s lives. In particular, grants are available for projects that: • Help children and young people … Continue reading

Funding: Artists International Development Fund

Funding: Artists International Development Fund

The Arts Council England has announced that its next round of the Artists’ International Development Fund is currently open for applications. Through the Artists’ International Development Fund the Arts Council offers grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 to individual freelance and self-employed artists based in England to build links with artists, organisations and/or creative producers in … Continue reading

Funding: Awards for Young Musicians

Funding: Awards for Young Musicians

Applications are currently being accepted for the Awards for Young Musicians scheme. Grants of between £200 and £2,000 are available to give talented 5-17 year olds the opportunity to experience high-quality music tuition or contribute towards their musical life. The grants are especially focused on young musicians who struggle with the cost of music education. … Continue reading

Training: courses from Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy

Training: courses from Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy

  Training courses from Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy. AFP are currently offering training opportunities in: Trustee Leadership in Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy – intensive half-day trustee leadership seminars in arts fundraising and philanthropy Understanding Fundraising and Philanthropy – a range of full-day training courses to develop skills in different aspects of arts fundraising practice Fostering an Enterprise … Continue reading