VAP has gathered a whole bank of resources that should be useful for artists & DIY event organisers in Plymouth. Follow the link below to explore our NEW: Resources area…

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Insurance & Risk Assessment

  • Coming soon… More info on Insurance & Risk Assessment for arts projects


Useful Toolkits for Project Development



Previous Resources

Intro SlidesArts Funding (and how to get it)

Joe Meldrum – Plymouth Culture, G4A
Joe Meldrum Grants for the Arts

Matt Ashdown – Artist and fundraiser
VAP presentation V2 – Matt Ashdown
Funding Research Database Template

Hannah Sloggett – Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding Plymouth

Space X Exeter

Additional Resources:

The business case for community investment (useful when pitching to corporate sponsors)…/community…/business-case

Prepared for a workshop Rachel Dobbs runs with Plymouth College of Art students who are new to fundraising……/arts-funding-applyi…/

ArtQuest ‘How to’ Resources:

Project Budgets:

When to apply for grants:…/when-to-apply-for-grants/

Who provides funding?…/who-provides-grant-funding/

Fundraising Basics:
Examples of how arts organisations pitch themselves / benefits to potential sponsors: