Youth Music’s grants programme provides funding for music-making projects in England. It is made up of three separate funds:
Fund A offers small grants (£2,000 to £30,000) for high quality music-making projects and involves a simple application process. Deadline: 5pm, 6 December 2019.
Fund B offers medium-sized grants (30,001 – £150,000 per year for up to two years) for larger programmes of work. Deadline for stage one of a two- stage application is: 5pm, 8 November 2019.
Fund C offers grants (£100,000 to £160,000 per year) for strategic programmes to help embed sustainable, inclusive music-making across a local area. Fund is currently closed for new applicants.
The types of organisations that are eligible to apply include charities, not for profit organisations and schools. Schools will however have to justify how to activities to be funded do not duplicate Department of Education funding.
More details on Youth Music website.