Heritage & Arts Grants
Please see below for a detailed list of grants made since January 2015 for sums of over £6,000. We also make smaller grants but these are not listed seperately.
Insole Court Trust
|Support towards restoration of the Conservatory at Insole Court.|
Royal Parks Foundation
|Support towards the Brompton Cemetery Restoration Project, specifically towards the Grade II* listed Chapel.|
Milton Cottage Trust
|£75,000 over three years|
|‘Paradise maintained and sustained’, support towards the salary costs of a business director and curator at Milton Cottage.|
Material (or Fabric) Conservation/Refurbishment
|Support towards restoration of the Portcullis Gate at Abbotsford.|
Chawton House Library
|Support towards the Book Conservation Project|
Doddington Hall Trust
|Support towards conservation and reinstallation of the Holly Bedroom tapestries at Doddington Hall.|
Museums, Libraries, Collections and Archives
National Portrait Gallery
Support towards the Project Curator’s salary for the ‘Making Art in Tudor Britain: Securing the legacy’ project.
Gainsborough’s House Society
Support towards cataloguing the collection at Gainsborough’s House.
National History Museum
Support towards digitising the Sloane Enlightenment Collection.
National Youth Jazz Orchestra
Support towards NYJO 2016 Programme.
Unexpected Opera Limited
|£10,000 over two years|
Support towards ‘The Rinse Cycle’ – Wagner’s Ring cycle shrunk to an evening and conditioned with comedy.
New English Ballet Theatre
Support towards the 2015 Professional Dancer Development Programme and Choreography Lab.
Wildlife and Environment Conservation
The Urban Orchard Project
|Support towards ‘A Celebration of Orchards’ – to restore 30 orchards across London.|