23rd April 2019

New Open Fund for schools to develop exciting and vibrant cultural education activity for pupils

The Wiltshire and Swindon Cultural Education Partnership (WSCEP) is pleased to publish the full details of a new Open Fund for schools to develop exciting and vibrant cultural education activity for pupils. This is a chance for schools to develop the creative curriculum and address mental health and well-being.

To request the criteria and application form please email swindonandwiltshirecep@gmail.com using the subject line ‘Open Fund Criteria Request’. Please provide: the name of your school or organisation in the body of the email and tell us how you found out about the Fund.

Twilight Information Events for schools and cultural organisations will take place as follows:

  • Salisbury (Arts Centre) on Thurs 2 May from 4.15-5.30pm – register to attend here
  • Swindon (Create Studios, Wyvern Theatre) on Thurs 2 May from 4.15-5.30pm – register to attend here
  • Devizes (Town Hall) on Tues 7 May from 4.15-5.30pm – register to attend here
  • Chippenham (History Centre) on Weds 8 May from 4.15-5.30pm – register to attend here

For those unable to attend any of the above, an online presentation (using free Zoom technology) will be available on Friday 3 May at 12.45 prompt. Please note this option will not contain the same level of interactivity as the twilight events. Register to view it here.

 The application deadline for this fund is 12 noon on 1 July 2019 and a limited amount of support is available for schools from the WSCEP between the twilight events and application deadline. Funding decisions will be made by mid-July.