The Radcliffe Trust support two funding schemes: -
Heritage and Crafts: supports the development of the skills, knowledge and experience that underpin the UK’s traditional cultural heritage and crafts sectors. This includes support for: craft and conservation training; practical projects, particularly those that include a strong training element; strategic and capacity-building projects which demonstrate clear benefits to the sector; Special Needs projects whose emphasis is on skills development. However, the Trust remains committed to flexible, open and inclusive grant-giving and will consider other projects, should they fall broadly within its remit. The Radcliffe Trust wishes to promote standards of excellence through all its support.
Music: 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.
Application Form: Online application and guidelines available on the website below.
Deadline: The Trustees meet in June and December to consider applications.
The deadline for the June meeting is 31st January for both funding schemes.
The deadlines for the December meeting are 31st July for both funding schemes.
Contact: The Radcliffe Trust, 6, Trull Farm Buildings, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8SQ
Telephone: 01285 841900