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How to Apply to Arts Council Englands National Lottery Project Grants

16 January 2024 // 13.30 – 15.00 // Free

Want to learn more about National Lottery Project Grants? How can you apply to Arts Council England? 

Musicians, playwrights, sculptors, dancers, project coordinators and for any individuals & community organisations developing arts and cultural projects. Join this introductory session with staff from Arts Council England at Colonnade House, Worthing.

Relationship Managers Dulcie Alexander & Michael Cooke for the South East from Arts Council England will be running an introductory session, offering advice on applying for funding from ACE. 


– The new guidance for applicants.

– Recent changes to the programme and what they mean for potential applications.

– Useful tips and things to remember to create strong applications.

– Q&A after the presentation.

– Insight into our other funding stream, Developing Your Creative Practice.

We will be joined by guest speaker, David Parker, who will run through his experience of applying & successfully receiving funding from Arts Council England.

David Parker is a creative producer and project manager with over 15 years of experience in developing visual arts, installation, audio and screen-based work.

As co-founder and Artistic Director for Figment Arts, he works with artists and communities on moving image, visual art, installation and film projects.

The session will end with bookable 1-to-1 sessions with Dulcie and/or Michael. If you would like to sign up for a slot or send a question in advance of the Q&A please email with your name & a brief synopsis of your project/funding proposal.

Book your free place here.