Multi Annual Arts Grants

Ards and North Down Borough Council’s Multi-Annual Arts Grant is offered every two years and supports arts organisations within the borough in creating programmes which benefit local residents.

Applications for 2024 - 2026 are now CLOSED

Who can apply?

Non-profit making Arts Organisations based in the borough of Ards and North Down.

In order to be eligible applicants must provide a copy of the organisation’s Constitution or Articles of Association together with the most up-to-date accounts with the application.

Full Criteria details and Application Forms will be available HERE when applications are open for 2026/28

What is available?

A maximum grant of £5,000 per annum is available.

Application Deadline:

Thursday 19 October 2023, 4pm (sharp)

How do I apply?

Please read the full Multi-Annual Arts Grant Criteria document (available below) before completing your application.

Application to the Multi-Annual Arts Grant is by an application form which can be downloaded below.

Completed application forms must be emailed to the address below.


Please download Multi-Annual Arts Grant Guidance Notes here:

Applications are now CLOSED

Please download Multi-Annual Arts Grant Application Pack here:

Applications are now CLOSED

Further Information

If you require further information, or require assistance with your application form, please contact Ards Arts Centre at: 

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