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Funding: Youth Music

Funding: Youth Music

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. Deadlines are: 5pm, Fridays 6 April 2018, 24 August 2018 and 7 December 2018. Fund B offers medium-sized … Continue reading

Resource: Why Music Matters? new guides for schools and parents/carers

Resource: Why Music Matters? new guides for schools and parents/carers

Most people know that music is a ‘good thing’. Research proves again and again that it is so important to children and young people’s lives and futures. Wiltshire Music Connect has produced a range of guidance documents for schools and parents/carers to encourage music engagement. You can download the documents from Wiltshire Music Connect’s website.

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

Training: Early Years Music

Training: Early Years Music

A practical, fun and thought provoking EYs music workshop sharing our Wiltshire Family Learning music project in partnership with Take Art and Wiltshire Music Connect. This workshop provide a great opportunity for networking, keeping up with Early Years creativity research, as well as a hands-on practical session with a professional artist experienced in working with … 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