This fund aims to allow cities and towns to invest in creative, cultural and heritage initiatives that lead to culture-led economic growth and productivity. Led by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) with a budget of £20 million available.
Investment in cultural and creative industry activities such as:
- leadership training
- capital investment
- skills development
- cultural programmes
Grant range: £3m – £7m
Register on Grantium by 1 Aug.
Deadline for expression of interest is 15 Aug.
Deadline for application is 19 October.
More info and guideline: www.artscouncil.org.uk/funding-finder/cultural-development-fund