The purpose of the scheme is to support and encourage local communities to create and present diverse opportunities for accessing and participating in arts activities within their specific geographical area, as well as for defined communities of interest.
Applications for the 2021-22 year will be available through two funding rounds.
- Round 1: Applications closed on 17 September 2021
- Round 2: Will open February 2022
Applying for a Creative Communities Scheme Grant
For projects starting after 31 October 2021.
Accounting for your grant
Accountability for funding received needs to be provided by grants recipients to be eligible for future funding. The following form is required to be completed and returned for every grant allocated.
The Creative Communities Scheme Project Completion Report can be found under 'grant applications' on our online services page.