Celebrating Age

Supporting cultural spaces and other organisations to be open, positive and welcoming places for older people; and taking high quality arts and culture into places where older people will find it easier to engage.

Key Information


Returning in the future

Funding activity

Collaborative working, audience engagement, developing relationships, commissioning work, developing spaces - arts, cultural and otherwise.

Total fund

£3 million

Grant range

£50,000 - £100,000


Applicants must be working in partnership in a consortium with one lead organisation. To be eligible to apply, the lead applicant needs to be Arts Council funded, or have presented work to the public through one of our programmes. More information can be found in the Guidance for Applicants.

Key dates

Celebrating Age will be open for its second round of applications later in 2017. Dates will be added to this page soon. ​