Tagged with young people

Funding: The Ironmongers’ Company

Funding: The Ironmongers’ Company

The Ironmongers’ Company has grants available of up to £10,000 to registered charities to support projects that provide opportunities for disadvantaged children and young people to fulfill their potential. Projects must meet all of the following criteria: Be for children and young people under the age of 25 who are disadvantaged Include educational activities that … Continue reading

Funding: The Wingate Foundation (music)

Funding: The Wingate Foundation (music)

The Wingate Foundation has announced that the next closing date for applications to its Music Grants programme is 5pm on Monday 10 December 2018. The Music Grants programme supports those areas of music performance and education which do not readily attract backing from commercial sponsors or other funding bodies, or which are not eligible for … Continue reading

Survey: Creative & Cultural Skills

Creative & Cultural Skills gives young people opportunities to work and learn in the creative industries. We are an independent charity that; promotes apprenticeships; that delivers activities for young people through our National Skills Academy network of industry and education supporters; and that supports employers with best practice approaches to recruitment to aid greater sector … 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 7 December 2018. Fund B offers medium-sized grants (30,001 – to £200,000 [to a maximum of … Continue reading

Funding: First World War – then and now

Funding: First World War – then and now

Projects that improve the understanding of World War I can apply for grants of between £3,000 and £10,000 through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) £6million small grants programme “First World War: then and now”.  The aim of this grants programme is to help communities mark the Centenary of the First World War. HLF want to fund projects … 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

Funding: Grow Wild Youth Project Funding

Young people aged 14 – 25 can apply for grants of up to £500 to fund creative projects that will raise awareness about the importance of UK native wildflowers and fungi. The aim is to reach and inspire other people in schools, youth groups or within their community. Applicants can use visual art, music, poetry, … Continue reading