Tagged with young people

Funding: NFU Mutual Charitable Trust

The NFU Mutual Charitable Trust, which was set up in 1998, to promote and support charities in the UK working in agriculture, rural development and insurance has announced that the next closing date for applications is the 25th May 2018. The Trustees are particularly interested in initiatives in the areas of education of young people … Continue reading

Opportunity: Freelance Evaluator, Music on your Doorstep project, Wiltshire Rural Music

Opportunity: Freelance Evaluator, Music on your Doorstep project, Wiltshire Rural Music

Wiltshire Rural Music is seeking a professional to help us capture, record and evaluate Music on your Doorstep. Music on your Doorstep is a rural music-making project working with small village communities at ‘grassroots’ level. The project will target three communities; Holt, Mere and Ramsbury where we aim to engage communities to participate, appreciate and celebrate … 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. Deadlines are: 5pm, Fridays 6 April 2018, 24 August 2018 and 7 December 2018. Fund B offers medium-sized … Continue reading

Resource: Why Music Matters? new guides for schools and parents/carers

Resource: Why Music Matters? new guides for schools and parents/carers

Most people know that music is a ‘good thing’. Research proves again and again that it is so important to children and young people’s lives and futures. Wiltshire Music Connect has produced a range of guidance documents for schools and parents/carers to encourage music engagement. You can download the documents from Wiltshire Music Connect’s website.