Arts Council England – Cultural Development Fund
Deadline to apply 15th March 2024
Size of Grant £2million and £5million
Fund Type Community
About the funding

Cultural Development Fund (CDF) aim is to elevate communities by investing in culture throughout England. This initiative aims to stimulate local growth and productivity, enhance access to exceptional creativity and culture, and revitalize communities.

This is round four of the programme and will support applicants to achieve following outcomes:

  • Unlock local economic growth and productivity
  • Become more attractive places in which to live, work, visit and invest
  • Strengthen local leadership, partnerships and capability

Applications are accepted from Local partnerships led by a local authority, Local Enterprise Partnership, or other appropriate body.   

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