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Funding: WRMS bursaries for young musicians

Funding: WRMS bursaries for young musicians

The Wiltshire Rural Music School (WRMS) provides bursaries and financial assistance for musical families who may need help with music tuition and related expenses. This is available to all children residing in Wiltshire. More details online.

Funding: ASDA Foundation

The ASDA Foundation can support charities within the UK, as well as people and projects who require financial assistance, including everything from local charities and playgroups to football teams as long as they have the support of local ASDA colleagues. More details online

Funding: Awards for All

Awards for All, Big Lottery’s small grant scheme, has changed to its application guidelines to include fewer funding priorities. To be eligible for funding, projects must now meet at least one of the following three priorities: Bring people together and build strong relationships in and across communities Improve the places and spaces that matter to communities … Continue reading

Funding: Princes Trust Development Awards.

Young people facing financial barriers to taking the next step into work, education or training can apply for grants of up to £500 through the Princes Trust Development Awards. The grants can cover some of the costs involved in accessing education, training or moving into employment. The grants are available to UK residents aged between … Continue reading

Funding: St James’s Place Charitable Foundation

Smaller charities and Special Needs Schools in the UK can apply to the small grants programme of the St James’s Place Charitable Foundation for grants of up to £10,000. The Foundation will support projects that provide services to young people (under the age of 25) who suffer from physical or mental health difficulties or conditions, … Continue reading

Funding: Wessex Youth Trust

The next deadline for applications to the Wessex Youth Trust is 1 May 2018.  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

Congratulations to Wiltshire Music Centre

Congratulations to Wiltshire Music Centre

Congratulations to Wiltshire Music Centre, Bradford on Avon who have won the M&S Energy Fund. The Centre will receive £12,000 towards upgrading their auditorium lighting to LEDs. The upgrade will see them reduce their carbon footprint and energy costs by 90%. More details on the Centre’s website.

Training: The National Arts Fundraising School

Finding funding is tough and is becoming more challenging. The National Arts Fundraising School takes individuals and their organisations to previously undreamt levels of fundraising in just 6 intensive, focused days. The next School is running 15-20 April 2018