This is the submission site for grants from the UK charity Music for All. The opportunities to apply to us are all listed below. See our web site for further details.

Music for All is dedicated to helping people of all ages and social backgrounds get involved in the amazing world of music making. Established for over 25 years, Music for All knows making music changes lives and can help physical and mental well-being.

For this session we will be offering support in five areas for community projects:

This round of applications allows for five different types of projects:

1) BBB Trust School Orchestras Award.

This new annual award is for state schools (primary and secondary) that already have an orchestra or are in the process of trying to establish a school orchestra. Through the generosity of our donors, the BBB Trust, the award supports music education in schools and should be used to create a self-sustaining environment that allows more pupils access music making. Applicants for this award will need to demonstrate how the award will expand their existing music education programme and how it could involve the whole school and the wider community so they can access the benefits of music making. A grant of up to £8,000 is available for this award.

2) Supporting those with Degenerative Conditions

Apply for this award if you are a community-based group using music to support those with degenerative conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis, Cystic Fibrosis, Muscular Dystrophy and Motor Neuron disease.  A grant of up to £1500 is available for this award.

3) Electric Guitars Award

Apply for this award if you are a community-based group using electric  guitars to support communities in deprived or marginalised areas and developing the availability of music education for those living in the area. Please note that the electric guitars and are not supplied with amplifiers.

4) Acoustic Guitars Award

Apply for this award if you are a community-based group using acoustic guitars to support communities in deprived or marginalised areas and developing the availability of music education for those living in the area. The acoustic guitars are high quality instruments not best suited for novice musicians.

5) Bass Amps and Cabs Award

Apply for this award if you are a community-based group in need of bass amps and cabs to continue using music to support an underprivileged or marginalised community group.

This round of funding will close on Friday 25th November so please ensure the application is complete, along with the witness statement, by this date.

For full further details and descriptions of each category, please visit our website here.

Music for All is dedicated to helping people of all ages and social backgrounds get involved in the amazing world of music making. Established for over 25 years, Music for All knows making music changes lives and can help physical and mental well-being.

We are offering support in two areas for individuals:

1) Electric guitars

Apply for this award if you are an individual in need of an electric. Please note that Music for All exists to support underprivileged or marginalised communities and individuals. The electric guitars on offer include PRS guitars.

2) Acoustic guitars

Apply for this award if you are an individual in need of an acoustic guitar. Please note that Music for All exists to support underprivileged or marginalised communities and individuals. The acoustic guitars are high quality instruments and would not suit novice players.

Please remember to read our eligibility criteria before applying.

The closing date for this round of award applications will be 25th November 2022.

For full further details and descriptions of each category, please visit our website here.

Music for All