Deadlines and decision dates 2019

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

We intend to run another Mains Grants round in the Autumn with dates to be confirmed.

Main Grants

Audience Development

Stage One deadline: February 10th

Stage Two deadline: March 14th

Interview: March 28th



Stage One deadline: March 14th

Stage Two deadline: April 26th

Interview: May 13th

Open Smaller Grants / Festivals Enhancement

Deadline                                                Decision date

January 13th                                          January 23rd

March 24th                                              April 5th

May 19th                                                 May 30th

July 7th                                                   July 17th

September 8th                                        September 19th

October 27th                                           November 7th


Fun Palaces


September 12th                                  

September 26th


Bright Sparks

Next round                                               Decision date

Opens May 1st

Deadline September 16th                         TBC