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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: Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme

Funding: Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme

State funded schools as well as dedicated schools that do not have or want to improve their libraries can apply for funding through the Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme. Priority will be given to primary schools and to funding library books. The Foundation will also consider contributions towards e-readers, library software, necessary IT equipment and … 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

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

Resource: Digital Resources Toolkit for arts and cultural organisations working with schools

Festival Bridge has developed with consultation from teachers, schools and education settings, a toolkit designed to support arts and cultural organisations to make the most of their digital content and resources for schools. More about and to download “Making the most of your digital content for schools: A toolkit for arts and cultural organisations” visit: … Continue reading

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

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