Cumbria Cultural Fund

This fund is not accepting applications until April 2025.

Grants for individuals to encourage excellence in their chosen field of the arts.

The late Miss Mary Burkett and friends

Who can apply?
• individuals who reside in the county of Cumbria
• individuals who are striving to reach the highest levels of achievement and excellent in their chosen field of the arts

Examples of projects supported:
• canvas and paint for MACFA Show
• dance tuition
• publication of photographic booklet
• research on Cumbrian monuments and sculpture

What the fund will not support in addition to our normal exclusions:
• artists in residence
• activities exclusively for school children

How much can you apply for?
Grants will normally be less than £500 over one year; however, there is no minimum or maximum award amount.

If you would like further information about this fund please contact:
Lisa Blackwell on 01900 825760 or email