Multi-Annual Arts Funding – Now Open for Applications – closing 12 Dec

The Arts Service of Ards and North Down Borough Council have opened their Multi-Annual Arts Fund 2020-2022 for applications. Multi-Annual Arts Funding is available to non-profit making arts organisations that are based in the borough of Ards and North Down.

The funding is used to help arts organisations to carry out their work and to create programmes which benefit people in the borough.

Applicants can apply for one of the following Multi-Annual funding streams:

 Multi-Annual Grant Core – for arts organisations who are providing a year-long programme of arts activity. Their costs will reflect having premises from where they administer and/or deliver the annual arts programme. Arts organisations can apply for up to £5,000 per annum.

Multi-Annual Grant Programming – for arts organisations who deliver an annual, large scale, quality arts project to a high standard.  Arts organisations can apply for up to £4,000 per annum.

Application forms can be downloaded from or or pick up a hard copy at Ards Arts Centre, Conway Square, Newtownards.

For further information contact Ards Arts Centre on 028 9181 0803.

For more information contact Stacy Eakin on 0300 013 3333 Ext 40205 OR

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Thursday 12 December at 12 noon

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