The Radcliffe Trust


Aims/priorities: Heritage and Crafts scheme: The Radcliffe Trust supports the development and practice of the skills, knowledge and experience that underpin the UK’s heritage and crafts sector. This includes support for emerging craftspeople of high quality, craft and conservation projects and training, projects demonstrating creative outcomes by designer-makers, projects with potential for capacity building within the sector, and some special needs projects focusing on the therapeutic benefits of skills development.

Music scheme: The Radcliffe Trust supports classical music performance and training, especially chamber music, composition and music education. Particular interests within music education are music for children and adults with special needs, youth orchestras and projects at secondary and higher levels, including academic research.

The Trustees respond to applications and also initiate their own projects.

Who can apply? UK Charities, not for profit organisations or exempt organisations

Grant amount: Grants are generally in the region of £2,500 – £7,500

Application process: There is an online application form Deadline: 31 January 2020

Contact information: Tel: 01285 841 900

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