Leadership Fellow schemes – early career researchers
This enables early-career researchers to develop their leadership experience and capabilities as they establish themselves and develop beyond doctoral and postdoctoral work, and to produce innovative research that moves significantly beyond doctoral projects.
DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1GK3vSq NO DEADLINE
Follow-on funding for impact and engagement scheme
These support innovative and creative engagements with new audiences and user communities that stimulate pathways to impact within the area of arts and humanities.
DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1NGZIcZ NO DEADLINE
Grants for the arts
FUNDER: Arts Council
These support individuals, art organisations and other people who use the arts in their work.
DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1PiELX1 NO DEADLINE
STEP Beyond Travel Grant
Through this grants scheme, we fund emerging artists and cultural workers to explore and to exchange views, skills and inspiration. We have been supporting all kinds of cross-border creativity – including music, visual art, theatre, dance, film, documentary, multimedia, design, photography, fashion and cultural capacity building.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHik DEADLINE: 60 days prior departure
Development awards for broadcast, games and film
FUNDER: Wellcome Trust
These awards fund people and organisations with brilliant ideas for TV, radio, games or film projects.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHob NO DEADLINE
Humanities and social science small grants
FUNDER: Wellcome Trust
These support small-scale research projects, scoping exercises or meetings whose subject matter falls within the remit of the society and ethics programme.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b92W NO DEADLINE
Research project grants
FUNDER: Leverhulme Trust
These support innovative and original research projects on a topic of the applicant’s choice.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/104Cvq NO DEADLINE
FUNDER: Fritz Thyssen Foundation
Applications should be made in one of the following fields: history, language and culture; image and imagery; state, economy and society; international relations; medicine and natural science.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/104Dvr NO DEADLINE
Open Project Funding
FUNDER: Creative Scotland funding
This fund supports the arts, screen and creative industries, with projects that help them explore, realise and develop their creative potential, widen access to their work, and enrich Scotland’s reputation as a distinctive creative nation connected to the world.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHE0 OPEN
Heritage and the Arts
FUNDER: The Mercers’ Company
The Mercers’ Company has a long tradition of supporting projects to conserve our heritage and to promote the arts. Grants are made in a variety of fields under these two heading: Heritage and Arts.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHM5 OPEN
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
FUNDER: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
The purpose of the UK Branch in London is to bring about long-term improvements in wellbeing, particularly for the most vulnerable, by creating connections across boundaries (national borders, communities, disciplines and sectors) which deliver social, cultural and environmental value.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHRJ OPEN
Arts Impact Fund
FUNDER: NESTA ARTS IMPACT LLP
The fund offers repayable finance to arts organisations working in England that can show how they are sustainable, have great artistic ambitions and have a positive impact on society.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHWd OPEN
Call for artists
FUNDER: The Discerning Eye
The Discerning Eye annual exhibition is a show of small works independently selected by six prominent figures from different areas of the art world: two artists, two collectors and two critics.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fI28 OPEN EVERY YEAR