Funding Bodies

From 57North Hacklab

Trusts and Foundations for Arts and Culture

This is meant as resource for places to look for funding. The initial list came from a PDF from Aberdeen council.

A M Qattan Foundation (UK): The A.M. Qattan Foundation is an independent not-for-profit culture and art developmental organisation.

Artfund (UK): The Artfund provides funding for galleries and museums.

Artscollaboratory (INTL): ArtsCollaboratory is a platform for art organisations.

The Baring Foundation (UK): An organisation based on donations to charities and voluntary organisations.

The Berghof Foundation (GER): The Berghof Foundation is an independent, non-governmental and profit organization which goal is to support preventions against political and social violence and to achieve sustainable peace through conflict transformation.

The Bromley Trust (UK): The Bromley Trust is a grant-making fund concerned about human rights, prison reforms and the environment.

The Calouste Gulbekian Foundation (UK): Charitable foundation from Portugal with cultural, educational, social and scientific interests.

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (UK): The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a global network created to advance peace.

The Commonwealth Foundation (UK): International development foundation.

Creative Scotland

The Delfina Foundation (UK): Independent, non-profit foundation dedicated to facilitating artistic exchange and developing creative practice. Previously focus on artists from the Arab world.

The Elephant Trust (UK): British organisation with a focus to develop and improve the fine arts in the United Kingdom.

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation (UK): British grant-maker, which supports arts, education and learning.

Evan Cornish Foundation (INTL): Organisation which makes grants and supports charities.

Fondazione Zegna (ITA): Organisation based upon creating social wellbeing and cultural development.

Garfield Weston Foundation (UK): British grant-making trust based on supporting charities across the UK.

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation (US): International foundation concerned with a broad range of areas, such as global poverty, climate change and philanthropy.

The International Arab Charity (UK): The IAC is a Pan-Arab charity involved with educational pursuits, and a mission help those in need.

Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (GER): Organization based on promoting arts and cultural exchange. Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations [Germany]

The LUMA Foundation (NDL): Dutch non-profit organisation supporting artists in fields such as art, photography and multimedia productions.

Paul Hamlyn Foundation (UK): British grant-making foundation.

Peacemakers Trust (CAN): Canadian non-profit organisation.

Prince Claus Fund (NDL): Dutch fund supporting artists and cultural organisations.

Robert Bosch Stiftung (GER): Foundation based on charitable purposes.

Saïd Foundation (UK): The Saïd Foundation is a non-political and non-sectarian organisation with a focus on the Middle East and the United Kingdom. It seeks to improve the wellbeing and life for children and young people.