Apply for Funding

We understand how important art is to us as individuals and to our communities. Art plays a significant role in improving our wellbeing, mental health and enjoyment of life. We also know that money can often be a barrier when it comes to the arts which is why we offer funding to help make art more accessible to everyone.

We offer funding as a Grant, Bursary, Student Award and Underwriting. If you're unsure which one is right for you then we're always happy to chat. Email iomartscouncil@gov.im or tel 01624 694598.

Are you a first time applicant? If you are new to the funding process then you may like to read our Funding Tips before you apply.

The Isle of Man Arts Council are pleased to announce the re-opening of funding applications on the 1st August. All applicants who intend to apply for funding for 2019 should do so by the 21st August for a funding meeting on the 6th September. Applications which fulfil the specific aims of the National Development Strategy for Culture and the Arts will be given priority funding.

A sponsored body of
The Department of Education, Sport and Culture
Rheynn Ynsee, Spoyrt as Cultoor
Isle of Man Government
Reiltys Ellan Vannin
Isle of man Government
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