Arts Award Blog

Shakespeare, puppets and flexibility: supporting flexible evidence gathering to achieve an Arts Award

When we last heard from Rebecca Lonergan and Abbey Catholic Primary School, they were planning their Arts Award delivery for the year, making use of after school clubs and Shakespeare Schools Festival...

Access Fund Success Stories

Don’t forget the next round of the Arts Award Access Fund opens next Monday, 29 January. We’ve covered the application form in detail previously, so if you are thinking about applying do look back at ...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 22 Jan 2018

Access Fund: what’s in the form?

The Access Fund opens next week! Ahead of that we’re going to give a bit of detail on what to expect from the key questions, and why they’re important to any funding application.

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 11 Sep 2017

The Access Fund is opening soon

On 18 September the Access Fund will be open for applications again. We wanted to preview this by sharing some of the great projects that benefitted from funding in recent rounds.

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 04 Sep 2017

Apply for an Access Fund grant – applications now open!

If you’re an Arts Award adviser in England working with young people who struggle with access and inclusion issues, why not apply for an Access Fund grant to support the delivery of your Arts Award pr...

Author: Katherine Stapley-Smith

Date: 03 Feb 2017

Access Fund - Celebrating the results of round 2 2016

We had a really fruitful second round of the Access Fund this year and received an excellent number of applications detailing some really exciting Arts Award projects with young people for whom access...

Author: Katherine Stapley-Smith

Date: 08 Dec 2016