Support for children and young people’s artistic activities in Tyne & Wear and Northumberland

  • Grant Range: £750 - £3,000
  • Closing Date: midnight Sunday 9 January 2022
  • Apply Online

About the John D Fund

Criteria: In addition to the usual Community Foundation criteria (see website)

  • Artistic projects must be delivered outside of school time
  • Activity is purely recreational and not linked to accreditation or qualifications
  • Project must be able to start within 3 months of receipt of the grant
  • The amount applied for must mean the project can go ahead (not part funding for a larger project)

Will support:

  • Activities
  • Sessional staff costs and volunteer expenses
  • Project resources and equipment
  • Contribution to overheads (administration and utilities etc)
  • Continuation/repeat funding for an existing grant-funded activity

Not supported: 

  • Statutory activities including lessons or curriculum time teaching costs or resources
  • Foreign travel
  • Items given for permanent personal use (e.g. clothing; equipment; trophies/prizes)

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