FUNDER: Marc Fitch Fund
These provide funding towards the costs of publishing scholarly work in the fields of British and Irish national, regional and local history, archaeology, antiquarian studies, historical geography, the history of art and architecture, heraldry, genealogy and surname studies, archival research, artefact conservation and the broad fields of the heritage, conservation and the historic environment.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fBk4 DEADLINE: 01-Aug-16
BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants
FUNDER: British Academy
Grants are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/108n8g DEADLINE: 31-Aug-16
Canon Foundation Research Fellowships for European and Japanese Researchers
FUNDER: Canon Foundation
The Fellowships are awarded regardless of discipline and existing employment positions
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/104AOU DEADLINE: 15-Sep-16
Leadership fellows scheme – standard route
This enables researchers to develop their capabilities as leaders, to carry out work with a potential to generate a transformative impact on their discipline, and to develop and undertake leadership activities that are connected to their research.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHcQ DEADLINE: 30-Sep-16
FUNDER: Creative Europe Desk UK
This funding opportunity supports the delivery of cultural and creative transnational cooperation projects across any art form for a maximum duration of four years.
DETAILS: http://ow.ly/Xj44X DEADLINE: 05-Oct-16
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