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This section lists all grants we have made since 2013. The categories from 2013 to 2018 are Arts, Environment and Welfare. This changed in 2018 when Welfare was replaced with Social Action. There is also a separate category for grants to Museums and Galleries in each year.

Marine Conservation Society

Towards costs of a new Blue Carbon Economist post to deliver a portfolio of ocean-based climate solutions and empower communities in blue carbon recovery action

Category Environment
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £135,000
Duration 3 years
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Museums Association

Contribution towards the costs of their "Decolonisation Skills and Confidence-building" programme, alongside Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, Art Fund and Paul Hamlyn Foundation

Category Other
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £25,000
Duration 1.5 years
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National Survivor User Network

Towards core costs of running a membership network led by people with lived experience of mental health issues who support groups and initiatives and inform policy and decision makers

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £90,000
Duration 3 years
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New Vic Theatre

Towards artistic core costs enabling continued investment in developing new productions and touring nationally

Category Arts
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £90,000
Duration 3 years
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Nottingham Castle Trust

Towards the salary of a new Assistant Curator role and guest curator fees, to work on their fine art collection

Category Museums and Galleries
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £89,990
Duration 2 years
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On Road Media

Towards the costs of their "Angles: A Different Take on Sexual and Domestic Abuse" project to improve media coverage of sexual abuse and domestic violence

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £75,000
Duration 3 years
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Opera Rara

Towards the costs of their artistic programme to rediscover neglected operatic masterpieces for contemporary audiences to enjoy

Category Arts
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £120,000
Duration 3 years
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Orchestra of the Swan

Towards core salary costs, including Managing Director and Artistic Director posts

Category Arts
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £150,000
Duration 3 years
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Rewilding Britain

Towards core costs, including the Policy and Campaigns Officer post

Category Environment
Year awarded 2021
Grant size £80,000
Duration 2 years
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