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2021 Programme Awards Bursaries Competition Funding Opportunity

Arts Council’s Engaging with Architecture Scheme- Open for Applications


Arts Council’s Engaging with Architecture Scheme opens for applications on Tuesday 20 July 2021 – deadline 17:30 Thursday 19 August 2021

The purpose of Engaging with Architecture Scheme is to support ambitious, innovative and creative, high-quality projects – e.g. exhibitions, events, festivals and programmes. Its aim is specifically to enhance and extend the public’s experience of, and involvement with, architecture.

There are two strands to the scheme:

Strand 1- Idea research and development.

Strand 2 – Project realisation and delivery.


Applications for Engaging with Architecture must be made directly to the Arts Council before 17:30 on Thursday, 19 August 2021.

Guidelines and details of the application process will be published in July 2021 on the Arts Council website on the available funding section.

Please note: Applications will only be accepted through the Arts Council’s online services website. It is recommended that new applicants allow five working days for registration prior to making an application