Board and committee opportunities

Board and committee opportunities

Our board and committees help make decisions on where to invest funds.

The Board

The Board of The National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) and The National Lottery Heritage Fund consists of a chair and up to 14 trustees, appointed by the Prime Minister.

The Board:

  • sets our strategic and policy framework
  • determines our strategy and our annual business plan
  • makes decisions on NHMF funding, The National Lottery Heritage Fund grants over £10million and our UK-wide strategic campaigns

Board opportunities

There are currently no vacancies. If you are interested in hearing about these roles in future please contact us at


We have committees based in:

  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Wales
  • England, North
  • England, Midlands & East
  • England, London & South

The committees make decisions on grants between £100,000 and up to £10m. 

Being a committee member

In this video, current committee member for the North of England, Stephen Welsh, gives us an insider's look at the role:

Committee opportunities

Committee Member for England: Midlands and East 

Keeping up-to-date

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