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Funding: Wiltshire Music Connect Project Fund

Funding: Wiltshire Music Connect Project Fund

Organisations, schools and individuals can apply for funds from Wiltshire Music Connect’s music project funding to help with new ideas or development of existing work at local or county wide level. Individuals can apply for up to £1,000 and organisations can apply for up to £3,000 for Wiltshire Music Projects. The deadlines are: 7 November 2016 … Continue reading

Funding: Wessex Youth Trust

The next deadline for applications to the Wessex Youth Trust is 1 November 2017.  The Trust awards grants to registered charities (including schools and PTAs) that help, support and advance the wellbeing of disadvantaged children and young people up to the age of 21 years. Applications from self-help organisations and charities requiring seed corn funding … Continue reading

Funding: First World War – then and now

Funding: First World War – then and now

Projects that improve the understanding of World War I can apply for grants of between £3,000 and £10,000 through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) £6million small grants programme “First World War: then and now”.  The aim of this grants programme is to help communities mark the Centenary of the First World War. HLF want to fund projects … Continue reading

Funding: Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme

State funded schools as well as dedicated schools that do not have or want to improve their libraries can apply for funding through the Foyles Foundation Schools Library Programme. This programme recognises that there is no statutory requirement for schools to have a library and that many school libraries are in a desperate situation through … Continue reading

Funding: Youth Music

Funding: Youth Music

Youth Music, England’s largest children’s music charity, which provides funding for music-making projects, has announced new application deadlines for its grant making programme. Grants are available to fund developmental music-making projects for children and young people up to the age of 25 and including early years (0 – 5) as well as projects that support … Continue reading

Funding: The Wingate Foundation

Funding: The Wingate Foundation

The Wingate Foundation has announced that the next closing date for applications to its Music Grants programme is the 26 June 2017. The Music Grants programme supports those areas of music performance and education which do not readily attract backing from commercial sponsors or other funding bodies, or which are not eligible for public funding. … Continue reading

Wiltshire and Swindon Cultural Education Partnership

The Cultural Education Challenge is Arts Council England’s call for the art, culture and education sectors to work together in offering a consistent and high quality art and cultural education for all children and young people. Since the regional launch of ACE’s Cultural Education Challenge for Swindon and Wiltshire at the Wyvern Theatre and Arts … Continue reading