|Description||Fund B awards medium sized grants for high-quality, sustained projects that help achieve a musically inclusive England.|
|How to apply||Two-stage online application.|
|Grant duration||12 months to 36 months|
|Setting your own intended outcomes||Projects are required to set and
work towards achieving five
|How much can I request?||£30,001 to £200,000 (to a maximum
of £100,000 per annum)
Please note those applying for over £150,000 must contact Youth Music to discuss their proposal before submitting an application.
|How much match funding do I need to raise?||10% (at least half must be cash
|When are the stage one application deadlines?||Round 6 Stage 1: Friday 12 May 2017
Round 7 Stage 1: Friday 10 November 2017
|When is the stage two application period?||Round 6 Stage 2: Monday 31 July 2017 – Friday 1 September 2017
Round 7 Stage 2: Monday 29 January 2018 – Friday 2 March 2018
|When will I find out if my application has been successful?||Within 6 months from stage
one application deadline
|If my application is successful, when should I start my project?||Within 3 months of notification. The earliest your first payment is likely to be made is eight weeks from the date you are notified you have been successful.|
|Can I apply for more than one Fund?||
If you are considering submitting an application we recommend that you read the documents below which have been designed to help you plan your project and write your application. The Fund B online application form will be available online before the next deadline. In the meantime, you can prepare with the practice application form in the guidance notes.
1) Read the guidance on Youth Music’s Outcomes Framework, and plan what you want to achieve with your project
2) Read Youth Music’s Quality Framework, and plan how you will embed it in your project
3) Read the Fund B applicant guidance notes (including the practice application form)
4) You are now ready to make your application!