Musical Instruments for Bands

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This scheme is open. Deadline for applications: Thursday 15th September 2016 at 4pm

This programme is designed to increase the quality of music-making in the community by helping bands to replace worn-out instruments and purchase new instruments.

Before making an application it is essential that you read the Guidance Notes.

Who can apply?

This scheme is open to bands based in Northern Ireland, which are formally constituted.

The following types of bands are eligible for this scheme:

Accordion Orchestra/Band (part, melody or marching)
Brass Band
Concert Band
Flute Band (part, melody or marching)
Pipe Band
Wind Band

Any other type of formally constituted organisation wishing to purchase musical instruments should apply to the Small Grants programme for up to £10,000.

Who cannot apply?

Bands who received a Musical Instruments for Band Scheme award between January 2009 and February 2016.

How to apply?

Applications must be submitted online. No hard copy applications will be accepted. The online application link will be made available soon.

Deadline for Applications

The deadline for applications is Thursday 15th September 2016 at 4pm
Decisions will be made by Monday 31st October 2016

Please click here for more information for “Guidance Notes” and “Sample Application Form”.

Published on the 20th of July 2016
Article taken from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland

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