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Funding: The Wingate Foundation (music)

Funding: The Wingate Foundation (music)

The Wingate Foundation has announced that the next closing date for applications to its Music Grants programme is the 20 September 2017 at 5pm. 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 … Continue reading

Guest blog: No Added Sugar deliver their one thousandth project and tell us how they have created and run a successful arts business

Guest blog: No Added Sugar deliver their one thousandth project and tell us how they have created and run a successful arts business

Our One Thousandth Project and our 16 year journey. No Added Sugar is a specialist participatory arts organisation managed by professional artists Toni and Gordon Dickinson. Our mission is to promote inclusion and provide creative opportunities for people of all ages and abilities. We provide platforms for participants to realise their untapped creative potential through … Continue reading

Funding: The Ironmongers’ Company

Funding: The Ironmongers’ Company

The Ironmongers’ Company has grants available of up to £10,000 to registered charities to support projects that provide opportunities for disadvantaged children and young people to fulfill their potential. Projects must meet all of the following criteria: Be for children and young people under the age of 25 who are disadvantaged Include educational activities that … Continue reading

Funding: Wolfson Foundation Secondary Education Programme

Funding: Wolfson Foundation Secondary Education Programme

The Wolfson Foundation has announced that the next stage 1 application deadline for funding through its Secondary Education Programme is the 10th January 2018  Through its Secondary Education Programme high-achieving state-funded and independent schools and sixth form colleges can apply to the Foundation for funding for capital or equipment projects relating to the teaching of science … Continue reading

Training: Introduction to Participatory Arts and Media, MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)

A unique opportunity to learn about arts and participation via a free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)! The Introduction to Participatory Arts and Media MOOC is designed to reflect the passion and artistic achievement of the UK’s participatory arts sector and beyond. This course contains talks and study materials created by inspirational artists and practitioners … Continue reading

Opportunity: Musical Cluster Coordinator (p/t) – Amesbury / Tidworth / Durrington area

Opportunity: Musical Cluster Coordinator (p/t) – Amesbury / Tidworth / Durrington area

Do you have the ability to bring people together and to encourage the development of good and outstanding music provision in different settings? Working with local stakeholders Wiltshire Music Connect is looking to contract a Cluster Coordinator for… Amesbury / Tidworth / Durrington – approx 26 schools + other providers. Equivalent of 17.5 days (@£212 p/d) initially from Sept 2017 to … Continue reading

Funding: Friday Afternoons Project Fund 2017 and Song Bank

Inspired by Benjamin Britten, Friday Afternoons is an international initiative encouraging young people to sing. Our ever-growing Song Bank contains new music and support material to help teachers develop their students’ skills – as performers, listeners and composers. Friday Afternoons now commissions new repertoire every year for children’s voices, with a whole host of resources … Continue reading