There are four steps to applying for Subject specialist network funding:

1. Read the guidance

Our guidance can be downloaded in pdf or Word formats. It gives you information on how to apply for funding and answers some common questions. We also strongly recommend that you contact our Enquiries team at or by phoning 0845 300 6200 before making an application.

2. Complete the application form

Download and complete the application form to tell us about your organisation and how you plan to contribute to our goals and priorities.

You must apply using the form provided. If you have access requirements and need assistance with making an application please contact our Enquiries team.

3. Include any relevant extra information

We will not consider any additional information you send after you have submitted your application, unless we have specifically asked for it. Make sure you have given us all the information we need to assess your application.

4. Submit your completed application

Applications must be submitted no later than 5pm on Monday 15 April 2013. We will accept both emailed and posted applications. You should email your completed application and any additional information to or post to:

Subject specialist network grants programme
Arts Council England
Level 3, 14 Great Peter Street
London SW1P 3NQ