Freelancers working in the cultural and creative sectors in Wales will be able to apply for their share of a £7 million fund – which is targeted specifically at those in the freelance sector hit hardest by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The fund will open for applications on Monday 5 October 2020 and will run over two phases.
Individuals can apply for a £2,500 grant and are asked to check their eligibility before the application process opens by visiting the Eligibility Checker for the Cultural Recovery Fund. Further information on the scheme including guidance and a set of frequently asked questions will be made available before the Fund launches.
The fund will be open to freelancers in the sub sectors of arts, creative industries, arts and heritage events, culture and heritage, whose work has direct creative/cultural outcomes.
Take a look at the Business Wales Covid-19 support for business pages to find out what advice and support is available to businesses in Wales.