Small Grants Scheme

Small Grants Scheme 2018/19

The Small Grants Scheme 2018/19 is now open for applications.

This year we have two tiers of funding, with grants of up to £1500 available without match funding and larger grants of between £1500 and £3000 available with a minimum of 10% match funding (cash or in kind).

Funding is available to support activity across the following priority areas:

  • Management, care and effective use of collections
  • Audience development and engagement
  • Workforce development
  • Resilience and sustainability (including environmental sustainability)
  • Children & young people

How to apply

There are three assessment deadlines this year:

  • 1 June 2018
  • 3 September 2018
  • 3 December 2018

To apply for a Small Grant please complete an application form and return to Guidance notes are available here.

If you have any questions about the scheme please contact Anna McNab at the email address above, or by telephone on (0191) 277 2310.

Past Awards

Details of past awards can be viewed here

To view case studies, across all our funding schemes, see here.