Grants for the Arts is a continuous programme, so you can apply at any time. There are no deadlines and the AC will need six weeks to process applications for £15,000 and under and 12 weeks for applications over £15,000.

The funds are available for endeavours such as commissions, productions, research and development, audience development, training, professional development and for buying assets such as equipment, instruments and vehicles.


Minimum Grant:  £1,000
Maximum Grant:  £100,000
Time scale:  Between 6-12 weeks from application to funding being released
Restrictions:  Company/project must be promoting the arts in some way


Phone:  0845 300 6200