Please see below funding streams around arts and heritage available to you and your organisation, both local and national opportunities.

Local

National

Arts Council Jubilee Fund: Funding thanks to the National Lottery to support voluntary and community organisations to deliver creative activity as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations.

Aurelius Charitable Trust: Grants are available for charitable organisations involved with conservation of culture inherited from the past and the dissemination of knowledge, particularly in the humanities field.

Creative England – Production funding: Creative England Production funding is open to networks and organisations whose work supports and promotes filmmaking activities in the English regions. Funding is available for a range of eligible activity including provision of editorial and technical support for emerging talent looking to produce work, delivery of networking, screening and industry speaker events and master classes, and provision of peer-to-peer support, mentoring, training and advice.

English Heritage – Repair Grants for Heritage at Risk: Grants are available towards the repair and conservation of listed buildings, scheduled monuments and registered parks and gardens. This includes project development actions which enable repair or improved future management.

Old Possums Practical Trust: The trust makes a number of grants each year to further the aims of the Trust: – to increase knowledge and appreciation of any matters of historic, artistic, architectural, aesthetic, literary, musical or theatrical interest.

Theatre Trust Small Grants: Grants of up to £5,000 are available for not for profit theatres that have eligible projects that include small capital works, the installation of key plant and machinery and works which make theatre buildings digital-ready. Applications are also welcome for projects that help theatres reopen as Covid-secure. Priority will be given to improvements to buildings that protect theatre use and remove barriers to participation and attendance. Deadline: 3rd May 2022.