Tagged with children and young people

Funding: The Backstage Trust

Funding for feasibility studies in England and Wales for capital projects, advice on fundraising and developing a case for support, advice and information to help with the professional development of small to medium sized arts organisations, and helps arts groups working with disadvantaged children and young people. Applications may be made at any time. Source … Continue reading

Funding: Wiltshire & Swindon Cultural Education Partnership Open Fund – Round 1 recipients announced and Round 2 coming soon

Funding: Wiltshire & Swindon Cultural Education Partnership Open Fund – Round 1 recipients announced and Round 2 coming soon

The Wiltshire & Swindon Cultural Education Partnership (W&SCEP) was delighted to award five projects in Round 1 of the Open Fund; supporting schools to develop exciting and vibrant cultural education activity for pupils. These Round 1 projects are taking place between September 2019 and July 2020, and have enabled schools to lever their own funds which have not previously been used for cultural activity. The … Continue reading

Training: Safeguarding for Music Leaders

Training: Safeguarding for Music Leaders

This CPD session from Wiltshire Music Connect explores safeguarding and child protection directly in context with leading / teaching music with children and young people – whether in or out of school settings, and including private music teaching at home and leading music projects in the community. The session is aimed at independent / freelance … Continue reading

Funding: WRM bursaries for young musicians

Funding: WRM bursaries for young musicians

The Wiltshire Rural Music (WRM) 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: Wiltshire Music Connect Development Fund

Funding: Wiltshire Music Connect Development Fund

This fund is to help you meet the cost of trying something new or extending your existing music provision, skills and experience. We can support Participatory activity or projects for children / young people Professional development / training (CPD) for professional music leaders / teachers Who can apply? Organisations and schools can apply for up … Continue reading

Guest blog: Wiltshire Creative Take Part director Louise Dancy talks about how the organisation has used participatory activities to bring communities together and reflect on global anniversaries in two highly inclusive projects

Guest blog: Wiltshire Creative Take Part director Louise Dancy talks about how the organisation has used participatory activities to bring communities together and reflect on global anniversaries in two highly inclusive projects

Wiltshire Creative is built upon the excellent reputations of Salisbury Arts Centre, Salisbury Playhouse and Salisbury International Arts Festival. All three organisations carry a reputation for excellent participatory experiences. The end of the 2019 Salisbury International Arts Festival 2019 also marked the completion of Wiltshire Creative’s first full portfolio of work, a significant milestone for … Continue reading