Catalyst Small Grants

This fund supports organisations to build fundraising capacity to enable them to attract more private giving to arts and culture. This is one of the measures we're putting in place to help create a more sustainable and resilient art and culture sector.

Key Information


Coming soon

Funding activity

Capacity building, organisational development

Total fund

£3 million


Small to medium arts and culture organisations.

See guidance document for further details on eligibility. 

Key dates

The guidance was published on 13 April 2017. The fund opens on 13 July 2017. Deadline for applications is 10 August 2017. We will notify applicants of our decision no later than 12 January 2018. 

13 July 201710 August 201712 January 2018