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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.

National Youth Theatre

Towards the costs of 30 new national freelance employment opportunities for a cohort of diverse young professional creatives

Category Arts
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £150,000
Duration 3 years
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North West Wildlife Trusts

Towards core costs and policy work to secure better managed Marine Protected Areas in the Irish Sea

Category Environment
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £90,000
Duration 3 years
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Northern Ballet

Towards core costs associated with the creation and production of new work

Category Arts
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £90,000
Duration 2 years
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ORA Singers

Towards core costs in support of their capacity to commission, perform and record new choral repertoire

Category Arts
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £132,000
Duration 3 years
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Outside In

Towards their "Curating Collections Course"

Category Museums and Galleries
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £60,000
Duration 3 years
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Pleasance Theatre Trust

Towards expanding their National Partnerships Programme

Category Arts
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £88,233
Duration 3 years
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Rachel Swart Fund

Towards core costs of their support for people living with physical disabilities in South Africa

Category Other
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £98,500
Duration 3 years
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Refugee Action

Towards the design, delivery and evaluation of their campaigning work

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £150,000
Duration 3 years
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Rights of Women

Towards core costs of the Senior Legal Officer Team

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £150,000
Duration 3 years
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