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Grants Made 2019

Organisation Name Project Title Grant Paid Region
The Gainsborough's House Society and Development Trust towards 'Reviving and Artist's Birthplace' to upgrade and expand the Grade I listed Georgian Townhouse £ 150,000 England - East
Norfolk Museums Development Foundation towards transforming the under-utilised medieval keep at Norwich Castle into a fully accessible heritage venue £ 100,000 England - East
Ely Museum CIO towards redeveloping Ely Museum including building a new extension £ 35,000 England - East
Copped Hall Trust to upgrade the four Exhibitions Rooms £ 20,000 England - East
Melton Vale Sixth Form College towards expanding art facilities to support the provision of the Art and Design Foundation degree course £ 25,000 England - East Midlands
City Arts (Nottingham) towards a two year development programme, specifically towards phase one (Young Producers Platform) and phase two (Nottingham Puppet Festival) £ 20,000 England - East Midlands
Spark Arts for Children towards Vital Spark: an artist development programme and national touring for one year £ 17,000 England - East Midlands
Birch Wood (Melton Area Special School) towards rebound therapy for pupils at the special school to help concentration and the ability to access learning £ 10,000 England - East Midlands
Friends of Leighton House towards 'Hidden Gem to National Treasure: Opening Up Leighton House', specifically the Foyle Collection Store £ 100,000 England - London
Foundling Museum towards a package of investment to support the financial sustainability of the museum  £ 35,000 England - London
Ambitious about Autism towards The Rise Sixth Form for learners aged 16 to 18 years with autism £ 30,000 England - London
Sir John Soane's Museum towards completing the cataloguing of the Museum's collection of Robert Adams' architectural drawings over four years (third payment of four) £ 25,000 England - London
The Grove School towards acoustic and lighting drama equipment at The Grove School for SEN children £ 20,000 England - London
The National Army Museum towards improvemtns to The Foyle Centre £ 20,000 England - London
Common Room of the Great North Ltd towards refurbishing the Grade 2 building, preserving the archive and relaunching the organisation  £ 175,000 England - North East
Bowes Museum towards improving financial resilience at The Bowes Museum, specifically the building security and the ticketing/EPOS software £ 90,000 England - North East
National Trust towards the new community and volunteer programme at Seaton Delaval Hall, Northumberland over two years £ 45,000 England - North East
England - North East towards the 'Manchester Museum: Hello Future' new two storey extension and gallery reconfiguration (two payments of £125,000) £ 250,000 England - North West
Manchester Jewish Museum towards £5M museum development project, including a new extension £ 100,000 England - North West
Wordsworth Trust towards the 'Reimagining Wordsworth' capital project  £ 100,000 England - North West
Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and Museum Trust Limited towards a new Project Manager over two years (second payment of two) £ 20,000 England - North West
Meadowside Community Primary and Nursery School towards the creation of a sensory room £ 20,000 England - North West
Heron Corn Mill (Beetham) towards replacement equipment and a programme of STEAM related and technology education for the resident youth group at the Mill £ 13,000 England - North West
Hilbre High School towards performing arts equipment/resources for the high school and delivery of performing arts activities £ 10,000 England - North West
Queen's Park High School towards the creation of four new practice rooms to support music provision within the school  £ 9,000 England - North West
The Society of Antiquaries of London towards the Kelmscott Manor and William Morris: Past, Present and Future improvements project £ 75,000 England - South East
Alfriston School towards the Performing Arts and Technology Centre  £ 50,000 England - South East
Lodge Hill Trust towards refurbishing the Lodge Hill facilities £ 25,000 England - South East
Oak Grove College towards specialist equipment to create an inclusive music technology space £ 20,500 England - South East
Berwick (Sussex) Conservation Trust towards capital project to conserve and protect the church and widen engagement with the Bloomsbury murals £ 20,000 England - South East
Chawton House Library towards the salary of the Visitor Experience Manager for one year and website development £ 20,000 England - South East
Groundwork South Trust Limited towards Hidden Hastings Heritage, specifically the community learning and schools' education programme £ 20,000 England - South East
Jamie's Farm towards the Senior Visit Coordinator at the new Lewes site £ 20,000 England - South East
South Downs National Park Trust towards the Apprentice Ranger Programme over two years (second payment of two) £ 20,000 England - South East
Amberley Museum & Heritage Centre to employ a STEAM Education Coordinator for two years (second payment of two) £ 15,000 England - South East
The Mills Archive Trust towards 'Mills Make the World Go Round', a project to digitise material and open up the archive to wider audiences. £ 15,000 England - South East
White Lodge Centre towards the salary of a Nursery Support Worker from January 2020 £ 13,000 England - South East
Charlie Waller Memorial Trust towards the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust Book Club during 2020 £ 10,000 England - South East
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres towards the salaries of two early year's practitioners  £ 10,000 England - South East
Dorset Natural History and Archaeology Society towards the Tomorrow's Museum the Dorset museum's transformation project £ 175,000 England - South West
Bristol Aero Collection Trust towards restoring a disused historic aircraft hangar, adjacent to the museum on the Filton Airfield, to become a space for 'Conservation-in-Action'. £ 75,000 England - South West
The Priest's House Museum Trust towards capital costs to improve access to the museum building £ 30,000 England - South West
St Luke's Academy towards installing outdoor equipment at the special school  £ 20,000 England - South West
Historic Coventry Trust towards the restoration of Coventry's Grade I listed Charterhouse which will offer an education programme linked to the national curriculum for schools, as well as family and community learning activities £ 175,000 England - West Midlands
Black Country Living Museum towards the creation of a new Historic Town and Industrial Area set in the 1940s to 1960s, dedicated learning facilities and a contemporary Visitor Centre £ 150,000 England - West Midlands
The Royal National College for the Blind to purchase new computers £ 25,000 England - West Midlands
NICE - Centre for Movement Disorders towards the NICE Beginnings sessions for disabled children aged 0 to 3 years £ 20,000 England - West Midlands
RSA Academies towards The Contemporary Art Space Project at three schools in the West Midlands during the first two years £ 20,000 England - West Midlands
Thackray Medical Museum towards improvements to the museum building and updated interpretation £ 50,000 England - Yorkshire & Humberside
Landmarks Ltd towards IT equipment and salary of apprentice technician £ 25,000 England - Yorkshire & Humberside
Museums Sheffield to transform two galleries at Weston Park Museum creating a new gallery for the Ancient Egyptian collection £ 20,000 England - Yorkshire & Humberside
Leonard Cheshire Disability towards digitising and making publicly accessible audio visual archive material £ 35,000 England Multiple Regions
Ballyclare High School towards refurbishing the lecture theatre for use as a performance and visual arts space for pupils and local community £ 20,000 Northern Ireland
Drake Music Scotland towards salary of a Programme Manager for one year to manage the All Join In SEN music programme to work with schools across Scotland £ 20,000 Scotland
Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families towards a named memorial space in the Family School  to commemorate Silas Krendel within the new Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families in Kings Cross  £ 250,000 U.K. Wide
The National Gallery towards the creation of a One Gallery Accommodation Hub to improve efficiency and financial resilience  £ 200,000 U.K. Wide
Victoria & Albert Museum towards DesignLab Nation: Years 1 to 3 to support design education for 11 to 16 year olds (second payment of two) £ 50,000 U.K. Wide
Afasic towards Primary to Secondary Transition Courses for children with persistent speech, language and communication disabilities £ 15,000 U.K. Wide
ClearVision Project towards transferring the existing catalogue onto an online public access system £ 15,000 U.K. Wide
School Library Association towards the School Librarian of the Year Award over three years (third payment of three) £ 6,650 U.K. Wide
Chardon Trust towards the development and expansion of Llandudno Museum & Gallery  £ 48,000 Wales
Total: 61 items £ 3,217,150