Tagged with funding

Funding: ICOM UK – British Council Travel Grant Scheme for museum professionals

The International Council of Museums UK ( ICOM UK), with support from the British Council, is pleased to offer travel grants to support museum professionals to develop mutually beneficial international projects and partnerships for their organisations. The 2018-19 ICOM UK–British Council Travel Grant Scheme enables recipients to undertake an international visit to meet with colleagues and … Continue reading

Funding: Places of Science, The Royal Society

The Royal Society has opened applications for small museums to access grants for projects that tell the stories of science that are relevant to communities across the UK. Small museums (accredited or provisionally accredited) can apply for up to £3,000 from the Places of Science funding scheme, which has the aim of supporting communities to … Continue reading

Funding: Ragdoll Foundation Open Grant Scheme

Funding: Ragdoll Foundation Open Grant Scheme

The Ragdoll Foundation Open Grant scheme supports non-profit organisations working with children and young people using the arts and creative media. Grants of up to £50k are available but the majority of grants awarded are likely to be in the region of £5k to £20k and cover between 30% and 80% of total costs. Organisations … Continue reading

Funding: Big Ideas for project themes relating to WW1

Big Ideas delivers community and education projects locally, nationally and globally, tackling big issues and removing barriers to participation. Community groups are invited to get involved and apply for small-scale funding to run creative activities inspired by project themes relating to WW1. The six Big Ideas projects currently underway each explore a different aspect of … Continue reading

Funding: The #iwill Youth Social Action Fund

The #iwill fund is a UK-wide campaign aiming to get 6 out of 10 young people involved in social action by 2020. The aim of this grant is to raise the level and quality of youth social action. Social action involves activities such as campaigning, fundraising and volunteering, all of which enable participants to make … Continue reading

Training: Writing Better Funding Applications

Training: Writing Better Funding Applications

This workshop will help you to understand what funders are looking for and how to write more successful funding applications. During the interactive session you will explore: • Key principles of writing grant applications • Effectively communicating your organisation and project • Meeting a funders’ objectives • How to show you are making a difference … Continue reading

Funding: St. James’s Place Charitable Foundation

The St. James’s Place Charitable Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the St. James’s Place Wealth Management Group. St. James’s Place Wealth Management is a leading UK wealth management company. Founded in 1991, St. James’s Place was listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1997, and is a FTSE 100 company, with £96.6 billion funds … Continue reading

Networking: The Institute of Fundraising Central South Group

Networking: The Institute of Fundraising Central South Group

The Institute of Fundraising (IoF) has announced a new IoF Regional Group ‘Central South’, covering Guildford, Portsmouth, Southampton, Bournemouth, Swindon and Salisbury. If you live outside these areas and want to get involved you’re still welcome! To hear more about future events please log into MyIoF and select ‘Regional – Central South’ under Group Mailing Lists. You can … Continue reading