We are accepting applications until 31 May 2024, but we’ll also be evaluating applications at earlier dates as well. Our deadlines are:

Remember, it can take up to six (6) weeks for a response to your application, so if your start date is time sensitive, be sure to apply early.

Take note!

You won't be able to save your application if you get interrupted. We suggest you prepare your answers in advance and copy them into the form.

All of the application questions are available on the last page of the Call for Access Folk Small Project Applications.

Call for Applicants_Updated 26-02-2024.pdf

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Get help applying 

Register for a Q&A session, read our FAQ, request a callback, or find out about other ways we can support you.

What's involved? 

Download the Call for Access Folk Small Project Applications, learn about your role in action research, and find out if your project fits the criteria for funding.

Am I ready? 

Take a short quiz that asks you questions about your project. It will help you think about your proposal and whether you’re ready to apply.

Other resources

Access podcasts and reports about the current state of folk singing in England, and other resources that can help inform your application.

Accepting your funding

Get information on how to accept your funding, download project documents, and preview our agreements.