How to apply for a grant to develop your creativity!

Grants will range from £2,000 to £10,000

DJ’s will be able to apply for creative grants to explore new ways of working and to improve their skills, thanks to Arts Council England. The £18 million budget will give musicians the chance to apply for grants of £2,000 up to £10,000 and will be funded by the National Lottery.

What is a 'DYCP' grant?

DYCP stands for Developing Your Creative Practice. DYCP is a fund focused on the personal development of those in creative industries, including musicians, sound engineers and DJ’s. Successful grants will be awarded to help experiment with collaborations, produce new work and to partner up with mentors.

How can I apply for a DYCP grant?

Arts Council England have produced a handy video on how to apply for a DYCP grant below. You can apply for a DYCP grant here.

When is the deadline to apply?

The deadline to apply for a DYCP grant is 12pm Thursday, 5th November.