Friday, 17 April, 2020
The Arts Council of Wales has established a Stabilisation Fund for arts organisations that are struggling financially due to loss of income, as well as cashflow pressures resulting from the coronavirus crisis.
A total of around £5.5 million will be awarded in grants, with applications being accepted from 21 April 2020 onwards. Arts Portfolio Wales (APW) organisations as well as organisations outside the Portfolio are eligible to apply for grants of up to £35,000, to be used within six months.
The grants can be used to cover activities intended to prevent the organisation from ceasing operation due to the financial impact of the coronavirus crisis, for example:
The grants can also be used for the development and delivery of activities specifically designed to be achievable during the next six months, including:
The Fund will open for applications on 21 April 2020 and will close at 5pm on 8 May 2020.
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