Deadlines and decision dates 2018

Please note that your project must not begin until at least 3 weeks after the decision date.


Main Grants

Audience Development

Stage One deadline: February 8th

Stage Two deadline: March 15th

Interview: March 27th



Stage One deadline: March 15th

Stage Two deadline: April 26th

Interview: May 10th

Open Smaller Grants / Festivals Enhancement

Deadline                                                Decision date

January 14th                                          January 24th

March 20th                                              March 30th

May 13th                                                 May 24th

July 1st                                                   July 11th

September 9th                                        September 20th

October 29th                                           November 8th


Fun Palaces

Deadline                                               Decision date

September 3rd                                      September 5th

September 24th                                    September 26th


Bright Sparks

Next round                                    

Opens June 1st

Deadline September 16th                         September 26th