Arts Council England announces £20 million support package for individuals working in the cultural sector

Date: 24.03.20

In these troubled times, Arts Council is making £20 million available to individuals working in the cultural sector, including artists, creative practitioners and freelancers. Individuals who are eligible will be able to apply for grants up to £2,500 providing you have a track record in publicly funded culture.

When do applications open? The guidance and the detailed timetable for this grant will be published on 30 March, prospective applicants will need to be registered on Grantium (the Arts Council England on-line portal) by 3rd April.

More information can be found on the Arts Council website: https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/covid-19/financial-support-artists-creati... The announcement was made as part of a wider range of Covid-19 related support initiatives being made available to the cultural sector.

Read the full announcement here: https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/covid19

We hope you are all keeping well and safe.