The Last Post, WW1 Commemoration Project Funding

Community organisations and Schools can apply for up to £200, and access a wide range of resources, including a new education/schools pack when delivering a Last Post Event during the Gallipoli Centenary from Monday 20th April to Sunday 26th April 2015.
Scheme details Community groups, families, schools and a wide range of other organisations are being invited […]

Galway City Council – Community Festivals Grant Awards Scheme

Galway City Council supports Community Festivals in local areas to encourage participation in community life. The Council will support festivals which demonstrate the involvement of their local community and which are organised and run by local residents. Grants will not be awarded for occasional or “once-off” events such as musical performances, national day celebrations or sports days. Applicants should indicate […]

The Arts Council – Deis Award

The Arts Council is the national agency for funding, developing and promoting the arts in Ireland. The Council recognises that the arts have a central and distinctive contribution to make to society.
The objective of the Deis Award is to provide support for traditional arts projects, or projects involving collaboration between the traditional arts and other […]

Youth Music’s grant making programmes

Youth Music, England’s largest children’s music charity, which provides funding for music-making projects, is currently open for applications.
Through its new funding programmes, Youth Music will focus on funding developmental music-making projects for children and young people up to the age of 25 and including early years (0 to 5) as well as projects that support […]

Annual Creative Bursaries Programme from Ards and North Down

Artists from the borough of Ards and North Down could benefit from three specialist bursaries aimed at inspiring their creativity and enhancing their skills.
The three bursaries, which are being funded by Ards and North Down Borough Council, cover art in all its forms, from visual art and crafts, to music and literature, providing […]

£15,000 Rosy James Memorial Trust Award for Craft Makers re-opens for applications

The annual craft bursary, the Rosy James Memorial Trust Award, worth £15,000, reopened for applications  on 6th May 2015 and will close on Friday 12th June at 4pm 2015.  This unique bursary aims to assist craft makers to develop their careers by developing a new body of work which would otherwise been unattainable. 
Administered by the […]

Dundee Visual Artists and Craft Makers Awards

Dundee Visual Artists and Craft Makers Awards Area: Dundee
Deadlines: 15 May and 2 October 2015
In partnership with Creative Scotland, the Visual Artists and Craft Makers Awards have been established to support Dundee-based visual artists and craft practitioners in their creative and professional development.
Applicants may be any age and at any stage of their career but must be outwith full-time education. The award […]

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Grants

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation is one of the world’s leading international philanthropic organizations, making grants in the areas of arts and culture, education, health and medicine, and social welfare.
The Foundation funds organizations and projects that exhibit strong leadership and sound management and are expected to achieve a broad, lasting and positive social impact. The […]

Ulster Bank Community Programmes

Through our community programmes Ulster Bank aim to deliver sustainable long-term benefits that make a difference to people’s lives and positively impact on the communities we serve.
Types of Assistance Available:
Community Impact Fund The Ulster Bank Community Impact Fund has been established to give local communities a welcome boost by providing grants to support their work […]

Announcement of Love To DANCE Micro-Grants Fund – Dance Resource Base & Voluntary Arts Ireland

Announcement of Love To DANCE Micro-Grants Fund – Dance Resource Base & Voluntary Arts Ireland The Love To Dance Fund is a new initiative from Dance Resource Base and Voluntary Arts Ireland to foster excellence by providing dance teachers and facilitators with small grants of financial assistance to help with accessing best practice training opportunities outside of Northern Ireland.
The Fund is now open for applications.
How will the Fund work?
Dance teachers […]
Voluntary Arts is the operating name of The Voluntary Arts Network (VAN) which is registered in Scotland as Company No. 139147 and Charity No. SC020345. Registered Office: 54 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7EH, Scotland, UK.