Grants up to £10,000, augmented by specialist support, to enable small to medium-sized UK heritage organisations turn imaginative new business proposals into a reality.
o Application deadline: Friday 23 July 2021.
o Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund (the Social Enterprise Academy is administering the Steps to Sustainability programme on behalf of the National Lottery Heritage Fund).
o Who can apply: small to medium-sized UK heritage organisations, including registered charities, Community Interest Companies (CICs), local authorities, limited companies, Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisations (SCIOs) and social enterprises.
The purpose of the Steps to Sustainability programme is to provide a pathway of support for small to medium-sized UK heritage organisations to enable them to turn a new income generating business idea into reality.
The Fund places no limitations on what ideas programme participants may develop.
The Fund is being managed on behalf of the National Lottery Heritage Fund by the Social Enterprise Academy. Further information and an application pack is available at the Social Enterprise Academy website.