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We share news for people working in the Creative Sector – offering career progression, skills development, business development, or funding opportunities.


Young Innovators Awards 2022 to 2023

IUK Women in Innovation Awards 2022-23

The 2022-23 Women in Innovation Awards aim to fund and support women with innovative ideas and ambitious plans that will
Art Fund Grants to Support the Commission of New Work

Art Fund Grants to Support the Commission of New Work

Grants are available to all public museums, galleries, historic houses, libraries and archives in the UK or Channel Islands to
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DCMS Launches Media Literacy Programme Fund

The Media Literacy Programme Fund is a multi-year grant scheme offering funding to organisations undertaking media literacy activity.
The Arts Society Grants Applications Open

The Arts Society Grants Applications Open

Funding will make a positive contribution to people’s lives through the arts and engage people who wouldn’t typically participate in
PRS Foundation Open Fund for Organisations

PRS Foundation Open Fund for Organisations

The Open Fund supports new music projects led by promoters, talent development organisations, venues, festivals, curators and large performance groups.
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Art Fund: Reimagine Grants

Designed to inspire creativity and increase stability in the creative sector.
Continuo Foundation

Continuo Foundation Grants

For UK-based professional groups of at least three musicians playing period instruments, or faithful replicas
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Power to Change’s Community Businesses Power Up Programme Re-Opens

The programme supports community businesses in the key areas of digital growth, environmental sustainability, and financial resilience.
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Drop-In Culture Grants Information Sessions

Find a drop-in session near you to learn more about Culture Grants!
HSBC Supporting Female Entrepreneurs

HSBC Supporting Female Entrepreneurs

HSBC are offering funding investments for small and medium-sized female led businesses to realise their potential.
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Help Musicians: Creative Collaboration Funding

Collaboration between musicians and creatives from other fields can create powerful results.
Idlewild Trust: Arts Grants

Idlewild Trust: Arts Grants

To improve opportunities for professionals working in the arts at an early stage in their career.
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Wakefield Council Launch New Culture Grants

The funding will support cultural, creative and heritage activity across the district.
Grants for Arts, Culture & Heritage Charities

Grants for Arts, Culture & Heritage Charities

The Schroder Charity Trust makes grants of up to £5,000 to charities that work in arts, culture and heritage.
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Help Musicians: Record and Release Fund

Music creators can apply for financial support towards recording and releasing music.
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Northern Cultural Regeneration Fund Support for Arts Enterprises

Blended loan and grant investments available to creative businesses who deliver social impact.
Apply for loans of up to £25K with Start Up Loans

Apply for loans of up to £25K with Start Up Loans

For those working in creative industries in the UK, these loans can help you develop your creative pursuit.
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£7 million Global Screen Fund launched

Fund launched to help the UK's independent screen sector export content to markets around the world.
Young Achievers Foundation

Yorkshire Young Achievers Foundation

Grants for young Yorkshire people up to age 35 and registered charities.
Building Powerful Communities Community Entrepreneurs Start-Up Programme

Building Powerful Communities Community Entrepreneurs Start-Up Programme

Nova programme to provide funding to potential social entrepreneurs.
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Nesta announces Cultural Impact Development Fund

£3.1m is now available in blended loan and grant financing as part of support for arts and culture organisations.
Wakefield First

Covid-19 Support for Businesses

Visit Wakefield First to access dedicated Business Support and to answer your questions on the impact of coronavirus on your
Musicians Union Hardship Fund

Musicians Union Hardship Fund

Musicians Union Hardship Fund In response to the widespread cancellation of work that has hit the music profession as a
BT Business Support

BT Small Business Support Fund

A range of new measures to help small business boost their connectivity, cash flow and confidence.
CAF: How to write a Great Grant Application

CAF: How to write a Great Grant Application

These short videos from CAF (Charities Aid Foundation) provide top tips on how to write a successful funding application. https://www.cafonline.org/charities/resilience/survive/how-to-write-a-great-grant-application
Universal Credit

Universal Credit

Where you do not qualify for any of the above grants, and / or are not able to take on
Deferral of Self-Assessment payment

Deferral of Self-Assessment payment

The Self- Assessment payment on account that is ordinarily due to be paid to HMRC by 31 July 2020 may
Support for Businesses Paying Tax

Support for Businesses Paying Tax

All businesses and self-employed people in financial distress, and with outstanding tax liabilities, may be eligible to receive support with