Business Support and Enterprise Development grants

Schedule of Decisions under delegated powers, 23 March 2020

Business Support

 

Business Support Scotland: Resilient Heritage – Organisation and Leadership Development programme

Applicant: Arts & Business Scotland

Project description: Business support training programme, to be delivered across Scotland.

Decision: Reject

 

Business Support England

Applicant: Cause4 Ltd (Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy)

Project description: Business support training programme, to be delivered across England. In partnership with Creative United and Arts Marking Association.

Decision: Award Grant of £870,700 (95%)

 

Surviving to Thriving: Supporting Sustainable Scottish Heritage Businesses

Applicant: Museums Galleries Scotland

Project description: Business support training programme, to be delivered across Scotland, and in partnership with Built Environment Forum Scotland and Greenspace Scotland.

Decision: Award Grant of £497,300 (81%)

 

Re: Model – An innovative business support programme for the heritage sector in Northern Ireland

Applicant: Thrive Audience Development

Project description: Business support training programme, to be delivered across Northern Ireland. In partnership with Arts & Business Northern Ireland.

Decision: Award Grant of £225,600 (95%) 

 

Business Support England: Heritage Horizons

Applicant: The Heritage Alliance

Project description: Business support training programme, to be delivered across England. In partnership with Clore Leadership, The Institute of Fundraising and the Creative United and the Media Trust.

Decision: Award Grant of £752,200 (94%)

 

Enterprise Development

 

Building a Sustainable Culture & Heritage Sector

Applicant: Social Enterprise Academy

Project description: Enterprise development training programme, to be delivered across the UK. In partnership with Museum Galleries Scotland, Association of Independent Museums, Northern Ireland Museums Council and the Federation of Museums and Art Galleries Wales.

Decision: Award Grant of £924,706 (95%)

 

Enterprise Development: Heritage Trade Up Programme

Applicant: The School for Social Entrepreneurs

Project description: Enterprise development training programme, to be delivered across the UK. In partnership with the Architectural Heritage Fund and the Heritage Network Trust.

Decision: Award Grant of £949,100 (95%)

 

Prosper UK - an Enterprise Development Programme

Applicant: Creative United

Project description: Enterprise development training programme, to be delivered across the UK. In partnership with Cause4, the Heritage Alliance, CAN Invest and Arts & Culture Finance at Nesta.

Decision: Reject