This fund, opening for application tomorrow will support organisations in the following areas. Please see the fund guidance for full eligibility and information on the application process:
- Restarting programmes of publicly available cultural activity led by the organisation and/or artists they support
- Activity that is designed to encourage people to re-engage with the organisation and its activities
- Partnership and collaborative working to maximise impact and reach
- Business change and development projects, including opportunities to diversify or enhance income streams
- Strengthening organisational reserves.
The fund cannot support capital projects or equipment purchases.
This update provides information on the development of a new funding framework, and information on a change to the timeline.