Tagged with Arts and cultural organisations

Funding: Building Connections Fund

Following the Prime Minister’s​ and Minister for Sport and Civil Society’s announcement to unlock £20m funding to tackle loneliness (as a part of Government’s ​wider​ ​endorsement​ of the Jo Cox Commission recommendations​) , a new £11.5 million Building Connections Fund has been set up to support projects that are able to prevent or reduce loneliness. … Continue reading

Funding: Heritage Lottery Fund – Young Roots

Funding: Heritage Lottery Fund – Young Roots

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has announced that it will be launching its new Funding Framework early in 2019 and that the final deadline for applications to the Young Roots Programme is the 18th January 2019. This programme is designed for organisations that want to involve and work with young people to encourage them to … Continue reading

Funding: BlueSpark Foundation

Schools, colleges and community groups in England can apply for grants to BlueSpark Foundation to support the education and development of children and young people through educational, cultural, sporting and other projects. BlueSpark is particularly keen to support projects which will help enhance the self-confidence, team working skills and future employability of children and young … Continue reading

New Culture Secretary

Following a Cabinet reshuffle, Jeremy Wright MP has been appointed as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on 9 July 2018. More details in Arts Professional.

Job: Engagement Officer (Skills Development), RAMM (fixed term, p/t)

The Royal Albert Memorial Museum, RAMM is a much loved institution at the heart of Exeter and Devon’s cultural life, telling local stories alongside international ones, through exceptional collections that embrace world cultures, natural history, antiquities and art. Multi-dimensional, multi-disciplinary and multi-award winning, judges have described us as ‘modest in scale but vast in its … Continue reading

Funding: DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund

Grants of up to £300,000 from the DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund is now available for eligible museums to apply. The scheme, jointly funded by DCMS and the philanthropic Wolfson Foundation, is designed to improve the quality of displays, enhance exhibition spaces and increase access. All applications must be submitted to dcmswolfsonfund@culture.gov.uk by 31st August 2018 … Continue reading