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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: 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: Ideas and Pioneers Fund, Paul Hamlyn Foundation

The Ideas and Pioneers Fund supports people and/or groups with unusual or radical ideas that aim to improve the life chances and opportunities of people in the UK. The Paul Hamlyn Foundation’s charitable mission is to help people overcome disadvantage and lack of opportunity, so they can realise their potential and enjoy fulfilling and creative lives. Ideas and … 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

Training: The Art of Fundraising

Training: The Art of Fundraising

The Art of Fundraising. Following feedback from Creativity Works’ successful half day courses they are now offering artists a full day workshop led by professional fundraiser Jo Byron and Rebecca Swindell, an artist with personal experience of successful fundraising for creative projects. We are very fortunate to be joined by Ruth Kapadia from Arts Council England who … Continue reading

Funding: The #iwill Youth Social Action Fund

Currently, 4 in 10 young people regularly engage in social action – such as campaigning, fundraising, and volunteering.  The #iwill campaign has been launched to increase this to at least 6 in 10 10-20 year olds taking part, by the year 2020. The Youth Social Action Fund is part of the #iwill campaign and offers … Continue reading