Grants of between £1,000 – £100,000 are available for arts, museums and libraries projects that engage people in England with arts and culture. Additional guidance that explains how the fund will work between now and April 2021 is now available on their website.
They have prioritised reopening this programme to help fund independent organisations, creative practitioners and freelancers as quickly as possible
Because of the circumstances during this COVID-19 period, they are particularly keen to support:
- applications from individual creative practitioners (including time to think and plan)
- research and development activity
- organisational development activity
- live activity that can be safely delivered within this period (rather than activity with a start date far in the future)