Are you a Black creative looking for funding for your next big idea?
︎︎︎ Here’s how to apply ︎︎︎
WHO CAN APPLY?
Metallic Fund grants are available to 18-34 year old Black creatives who live and work in the UK.
Funding supports talent within the creative industries, with a focus on Music and Fashion. Applicants must possess a strong creative vision and present a plan and/or outline how the grant will be applied to further a project or business.
We strongly encourage applications from LGBTQ+ communities.
You can be an individual or a small business based in the UK.
CHOOSING THE RIGHT GRANT
Before you begin the application process, make sure you are applying for the most suitable grant for you, your work, and the outcomes you want to achieve.
︎︎︎ Have a clear creative vision and career goal in mind.
︎︎︎ Support this vision with a solid business plan. (applicable only to Platinum and Gold Grants)
︎︎︎ BUDGET: Will you need the Platinum grant to achieve your goals, or will the Bronze grant allow you to get there?
THINK YOU’VE GOT WHAT IT TAKES?
We are keen to support businesses and projects that are clearly defined and are able to participate in mentoring and become part of our creative community.
Take a look at our 2020 Grant Recipients to see who received funding at each level and how they applied this
to help achieve their goals.
If you are unable to submit your application in written format, please contact the Metallic Fund team for alternative ways to apply.
8th FEBRUARY 2023
8th MARCH 2023
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Please note that applying does not guarantee funds.