Funding range: £10,000 to £50,000
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The Reimagine programme supports organisations to develop or refresh their work in response to their current situation.
Please note - we are currently experiencing some technical problems with the grants portal. We strongly advise you to complete the Word application template first before copying and pasting across to the online portal. If you experience any difficulties with the online submission, please email the completed Word form, budget and supporting documents to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is 5.30pm on Friday 26 May.
Through Reimagine, we can provide grants of £10,000 to £50,000 for projects that are:
Creative or innovative
In 2023, there is one key aim for the Reimagine programme. We want to fund projects that will help organisations reimagine their support for the workforce.
The term ‘workforce’ could include your colleagues, volunteers and/or your professional networks. We can support a range of activities that enable you to develop, diversify and/or sustain the sector in the face of the most pressing challenges.
We want to support your colleagues, volunteers and/or partners working in these priority areas: collections, exhibitions, and learning.
Our priority outcomes are: strengthening Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) within the sector; creating and improving opportunities for people to work in the sector; increasing and enhancing partnerships.
Funded projects might include, for example:
New staff members or tailored support from freelancers/external partners
Joint programming or knowledge- and skills-sharing via a professional network
Mentoring schemes, training or placements to open up new pathways into the sector
In-house training or wellbeing offers for staff and volunteers to boost skills, morale and retention over the longer term
Volunteer recruitment through outreach and events
Access and skills audits, along with new policies, strategies or advisory groups
New toolkits or updated best practice guidance for the sector
Some improvements to infrastructure, systems or equipment to enhance hybrid or remote working
For full details of the programme, including eligibility and how to apply, please see the Guidance for applicants.
Who can apply
How to apply
Read the guidance
Download the Guidance for applicants which gives full details of the programme, including eligibility and how to apply.
Get in touch
If you haven’t found what you need in the Guidance for applicants, get in touch. You’ll also be invited to an online meeting.
Submit your application
For application forms and to apply, please log in to your My Art Fund account, or create an account. You must be registered as a professional user. If you already have a My Art Fund account, but are not registered as a professional user, you can add your professional details when logged in.
After you've applied
If your application is successful, we will send our offer paperwork to you by email.
If your application is unsuccessful, we will explain the decision and offer brief feedback.