FUNDING: Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust – 2022 Funding Priorities and Deadlines

The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust will focus on the arts and fund charities that work in UK communities in 2022.

Grant Round 1 and Grant Round 2 will focus on supporting performers and creatives in the early stages of their career within the arts.

Rounds 3 and 4 will focus on projects and initiatives that will help redress the under-representation of BAME people in all areas of the arts.

The four grant rounds for 2022 are as follows:

  • Round 1:  1 Feb to 28 Feb – grants of £1,000 for charities with an income of £100,00 to £2,000,000
  • Round 2:  1 Apr to 30 Apr – grants of £5,000 for charities with a minimum income of £2,000,000 (no maximum)
  • Round 3:  1 Jul to 31 Jul – grants of £1,000 for charities with an income of £25,000 – £100,000
  • Round 4: 1 Sep to 30 Sep – grants of £5,000 for charities with a minimum income of £100,000

The Trust endeavours to support a diverse range of charities and will consider the diversity of the charities they support.

For more information, including FAQ and eligibility details, visit the www.austin-hope-pilkington.org.uk.