Arts and Heritage Grants are Now Open for 2023/24!

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Applications are currently open for the Ards and North Down Arts and Heritage Grants!

The following grants are available to Individuals and Groups residing in the Ards and North Down Borough Council area.

For Individuals:

  • INDIVIDUAL ARTIST GRANT: Available to professionally practicing artists towards professional development training and artistic residencies. A maximum grant of £250 available. 
  • YOUTH ARTS TRAINING GRANT: Available to young people (aged 11 - 25 years) for short term arts training or arts development opportunities. A maximum grant of £250 available. 

For Groups:

  • ARTS PROJECT GRANT: Available to arts, community and special interest groups who wish to undertake community arts activities in the borough. A maximum grant of £1,000 available.
  • HERITAGE PROJECT GRANT: Available to heritage events, projects or activities which take place in the borough. A maximum grant of £500 available.

The deadline for the above grants is: Thursday 23 March 2023

For more information on each of the grants, and to apply, CLICK HERE

Arts and Heritage Grants Information Session

If you are applying for one of the grants listed above, then come along to this free session. This information session will allow you to ask any questions you have about the grants or about the project or activity you are planning to undertake for your grant application.

This is a free event, however pre-registration is essential.

For more information and to register CLICK HERE

Wednesday 15 March

Ards Arts Centre