The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust

Deadline for Round 1: 1st – 28th February 2022

The funding is intended to support those in society who face the greatest challenges and whose opportunities are the most limited.

In 2022, the focus is on the Arts. There will be a specific focus in the first two rounds on people in the early stages of their career, specifically performers and creatives. The third and fourth rounds will focus on projects that seek to address the under-representation of BAME people in all sections of the arts.

  • Grant Round 2
    • Applications accepted: 1 April – 30 April 2021.
    • Maximum grant: £5,000
    • Charity’s operating income and operating expenditure from £1 million. No maximum income or expenditure.
  • Grant Round 3
    • Applications accepted: 1 July – 31 July 2021.
    • Maximum grant: £1,000
    • Charity’s operating income and operating expenditure from £100,000 to £1 million.
  • Grant Round 4
    • Applications accepted: 1 September – 30 September 2021.
    • Maximum grant: £5,000
    • Charity’s operating income and operating expenditure from £1 million. No maximum income or expenditure.

For more information and to apply go to the Trust website