BBC Community Music Fund launches
The BBC Performing Arts Fund will open applications for a new Community Music Fund, for grass roots music making and performing groups, on May 21.
The scheme is open to groups of eight or more music making individuals to apply for money to run a project.
Applicants can apply for up to £5,000 for a development project or up to £10,000 for a development project which includes the commission and performance of a new piece of music.
Applications for the scheme will open at 10am on 21st May 2012, and close either at 5pm on 29th June 2012 or when the first 500 eligible applications have been recieved, whichever is the soonest.
For more information visit the BBC Performing Arts Fund blog.