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Grants you can apply to as a creator!

Grants you can apply to as a creator!

by Wishu
15 July 2020

Here is a list of UK creative funds to apply to for extra fundingโ€ฆ

Hopefully you’ve already received some kind of financial support from the UK Covid-19 related schemes. But as we all know a lot of creative fall into a situation where they don’t fit into any government schemes. If that sounds like you, don’t worry, there are many other organisations and programmes offering their support during these pandemic times.

If you’re a creative who is looking for financial help, we prepared you a list of eligible grants that you can apply to now.

๐—™๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐˜€ ๐—™๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป: ๐—˜๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐˜† ๐—™๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ฑ
๐—›๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜? ยฃ1,500-ยฃ2,500
The ยฃ1.5m Freelands Foundation Emergency Fund is supported by the Freelands Foundation, as part of a landmark commitment of ยฃ3m towards emergency funds for artists and freelance creative practitioners across the UK affected by the Covid-19 crisis.
๐—˜๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—š๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ
โ€ข Freelancer creative practitioner
โ€ข Resident of England or Northern Ireland
โ€ข Not in education
โ€ข Perfect for: Photographers, Illustrators, Graphic Designers, Filmmakers
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฏ๐˜†: June 18th
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ: https://bit.ly/2YsEd8j

๐—›๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฝ ๐— ๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜€: ๐—™๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—™๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ฑ
๐—›๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜? ยฃ2,000-ยฃ5,000
For professional musicians to undertake UK-based projects that develop and test new work, ideas or potential career directions through inspiring periods of collaborative research and development. We want to highlight that in this round we welcome applications that will explore the above through the use of remote, digital or online collaboration tools or performance spaces. For example, the use of Skype rehearsals or live streamed performance.
๐—˜๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—š๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ
โ€ข UK-resident
โ€ข In financial need
โ€ข Have an active career as a musician
โ€ข Also open to bands up to 6 people
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฏ๐˜†: September 14th
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ: https://bit.ly/2Ux9zcX

๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—”๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ๐˜€๐˜๐˜€’ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฆ๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜๐˜†: ๐—ฆ๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐—ผ ๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜‡๐—ฒ
๐—›๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜? ยฃ4,500
The Studio Prize was established after a number of our membersโ€™ spoke of the economic challenges they faced when starting their artistic careers. ACS realises how difficult it is to focus on your art especially after leaving university. The ACS Studio Prize was founded to help.
๐—˜๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—š๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ
โ€ข EU or EEA national
โ€ข Student in undergraduate or postgraduate education on an accredited art course
โ€ข Graduate from an accredited art course within the last 4 years and work in pictures, collage, painting, sculpture, tapestry, ceramics, glassware or photography
โ€ข Perfect for: Photographers, Illustrators, Graphic Designers
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฏ๐˜†: June 30th
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ: https://bit.ly/3dRcCnQ

๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐˜‚๐—น๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐—ฆ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—™๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ฑ
๐—›๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜? โ‚ฌ5,000-โ‚ฌ50,000
The fund supports imaginative cultural initiatives, that in the midst of the global pandemic crisis reinforce European solidarity and the idea of Europe as a shared public space.
๐—˜๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—š๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ
โ€ข Individuals or organisation in the creative sector
โ€ข Can be based anywhere in world
โ€ข Perfect for: Photographers, Illustrators, Graphic Designers, Filmmakers, Musicians
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฏ๐˜†: Application open 22nd June (apply by July 14th)
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ: https://bit.ly/2B3KNtS

๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ช๐—™๐—› ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐˜†
๐—›๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜? ยฃ1,000
An award to support artists during the COVID-19 pandemic. The WFH Residency (standing for โ€˜working from homeโ€™) will pay artists who have had arts projects or other work cancelled, or have been made unemployed, as result of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown.
๐—˜๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—š๐—œ๐—•๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—œ๐—ง๐—ฌ
โ€ข London-based
โ€ข Have had work or projects cancelled
โ€ข Not in education
โ€ข Perfect for: Photographers, Illustrators, Graphic Designers, Filmmakers, Musicians
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฏ๐˜†: 1st July
๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ: https://bit.ly/3ffutFl

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