Creative Local Growth Fund

The Creative Local Growth fund recognises how art and culture can contribute to local economic growth and will support art and cultural organisations to contribute to local economic growth by helping fund activity to support the creative industries, tourism and a stronger cultural sector by levering in EU Structural and Investment Funds from Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs).

Key Information



Funding activity

Capacity building, organisational development, sector development.

Total fund

A total of £3.8 million was awarded.

Grant range

£150,000 to £500,000.


Collaborative applications were accepted, combining cultural organisations with LEPs, for example.