Tagged with children and young people

Opportunity: Challenge Fund Project Manager, Wiltshire and Swindon Cultural Education Partnership (freelance, fixed term)

Opportunity: Challenge Fund Project Manager, Wiltshire and Swindon Cultural Education Partnership (freelance, fixed term)

The Wiltshire and Swindon Cultural Education Partnership (W&SCEP) seeks to contract a Challenge Fund Project Manager. This is a unique opportunity suitable for a dynamic, organised, creative individual who has a passion for culture (particularly arts and heritage) and education. The Wiltshire and Swindon Challenge Fund Project aims to strengthen and develop links between the … Continue reading

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. Deadline: 5pm,  Friday 2 August 2019. Fund B offers medium-sized grants (30,001 – £150,000 per year … Continue reading

Funding: D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust

The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust funds United Kingdom Registered Charities operating in the UK in the fields of the advancement of the arts, health and medical welfare and environmental protection or improvement – please read specific areas of interest and priorities for support in our Downloadable Guidelines The majority of the Trust’s grants are single … Continue reading

Resource: Exchanging Notes, Youth Music

Exchanging Notes worked with 974 young musicians, 72 of whom were tracked across four years. The findings from the research by Birmingham City University and published by the National Foundation for Youth Music, demonstrate that music in schools has the potential to re-engage young people in education, develop their confidence, resilience and self-belief, and create a more … Continue reading