Arts & Humanities Awards (December 2018)

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Latest awards (December 2018)

Grants are awarded in each area in June and December every year, and the latest are listed below. You can also see an interactive map showing where each grant has been awarded by clicking on the image below, and using the drop down menu on the left of the map to refine your search.
For news of other grants awarded, please go to the funding pages for our other main grant areas, Science & Medicine, Secondary Education and Health and Disability. 


Historic Buildings and Landscapes

Common Room of the Great North, Newcastle upon Tyne (£60,000)                
Neville Hall restoration

Picton Castle Trust, Pembrokeshire (£60,000)
Restoration and interpretation of head gardener's office

Hounslow Borough Council, Greater London (£50,000)
Restoration of State Drawing Room at Boston Manor House  

Sheerness Dockyard Preservation Trust, Kent (£50,000)
Church restoration

Tolpuddle Old Chapel Trust , Dorchester (£50,000)

Watts Gallery, Surrey (£50,000)
Chapel restoration

Sutton's Hospital in Charterhouse, London EC1M (£30,000)
Great Chamber refurbishment

Museums and Galleries

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H (£500,000)
Refurbishment and redisplay

Norfolk Museums Service (£200,000)
Norwich Castle redevelopment

The Hepworth Wakefield, West Yorkshire (£150,000)
Riverside Gallery Garden

Seven Stories - The National Centre for Children's Books, Newcastle upon Tyne (£85,000)
New gallery

Music and performing arts 

Opera North, Leeds (£200,000)
Education studio in redeveloped theatre

Leeds Theatre Trust, Yorkshire (£75,000)
Leeds Playhouse redevelopment

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow (£70,000)
Rehearsal rooms in redeveloped theatre


Churches (administered by the Church Buildings Council) (£200,000)

Wolfson Music Awards (£810,000)
Read about the Wolfson Music Awards