To support organisations seeking to develop and deliver high quality cultural experiences, which increase participation in the arts.
The aim of the Community Arts & Culture Grants Scheme is to support community organisations in County Durham seeking to develop and deliver high quality cultural experiences, which increase participation in the arts. The project is an initiative by Durham County Council (DCC) Culture & Sport service which is match funded by the Foundation.
Who can apply?
All applications are required to fit with the Foundation’s funding criteria and demonstrate that they meet the DCC objective of more people of all ages and abilities engaging and participating in cultural experiences. In addition, all projects will need to demonstrate impact against one or more of the following outcomes:
Size of Grant Available
When to Apply
There are no closing dates for applications and they can be submitted at any time.
As of 1 April 2020 we have introduced significant flexibility in how these grant funds are allocated and managed to reflect the current difficulties and ever changing circumstances. We will next review these on 10 December 2020. For further information please see COVID-19 Guidelines here