Arts & Humanities Awards (June 2017)

Arts & Humanities Awards (June 2017)

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.
Higher education

Birmingham Conservatoire (£500,000)
Organ in new home for Conservatoire

Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, N22 (£50,000)
Redevelopment at purpose built site in Peckham

Historic buildings

Loch Lomond Steamship Company, West Dunbartonshire (£40,000)
'Maid of the Loch' restoration

Roundhouse Birmingham (£35,000)
Restoration and interpretation

Kennet and Avon Canal Trust, Wiltshire (£20,000)
Crofton Pumping Station restoration

Fairhaven United Reformed Church, Lancashire (£10,000)
Porch and entrance restoration 

Museums and galleries

Nottingham City Museums and Galleries (£250,000)
‘Hand Made: Early Nottingham Craft’ gallery at Nottingham Castle

Southbank Centre, SE1 (£150,000)
Hayward Gallery roof refurbishment

Yorkshire Sculpture Park (£88,500)
Interpretation space at new visitor centre

Manchester Jewish Museum (£80,000)
Refurbishment and new gallery

Derby Museums Trust (£75,000)
Redevelopment of Derby Silk Mill to create 'Museum of Making'

Corinium Museum, Cirencester (£60,000)
Redevelopment of museum

Shire Hall Dorchester Trust, Dorset (£50,000)
New historic courthouse museum

Gairloch & District Heritage Company, The Highlands (£40,000)
Display cases within redeveloped Gairloch Heritage Museum

Music and performing arts 

English National Ballet, SW7 (£120,000)
Music room within new home at London City Island, E14 

Hallé Concerts Society, Manchester (£50,000)
Teaching and rehearsal facilities in Hallé St Peter’s building

Ovalhouse Theatre, SE11 (£50,000)
Redevelopment on new site in Brixton, SW9

Colchester Mercury Theatre, Essex (£25,000)


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

Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities (£2,268,000)