There are three different types of arts and culture funding:
Originators – £500-5,000 per year for various one-off art projects
Imagination – £5,000 – £40,000. Funding for up to two years, runs 2018-20 and 2020-22, for imaginative projects and programmes, development of organisations and work with communities that increases access to arts and culture.
Openness – This is core funding for up to four years, 2018 to 2022, for established arts and cultural organisations with a year round programme. The maximum grant is no more than 5% of annual turnover and reduces over the duration of the funding.
The next round of Originators funding will be open from 22 January 2021.
Applications can be for £500 to £5000 for events, arts and cultural activities taking place between June 2021 and May 2022.
Application and guidance will be available from 22 January 2021.