Strategic grant for arts in criminal justice
HM Prison and Probation Service is offering a grant of up to £225,000 (awarded for a maximum of three years) to “increase offender engagement in a range of art activities.”
Funded activities include “plan, organise and curate a high-profile annual establishments-wide arts competition” with “a selection of work is to be displayed for public viewing”, and “facilitate a mentoring scheme for individual offenders with an interest in pursuing a career in the arts.”
To apply, register and login to the Ministry of Justice’s e-Sourcing portal and select “ITTs Open to All Suppliers” to download relevant grant documents.
The competition closes at 10am on Wednesday 5th February.
Image courtesy of Double Elephant, a fine art printmaking studio based in Exeter, credit Jim Wileman.