One-off grants to support repair and restoration works at nationally important heritage attractions which have been impacted by the coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis.
Organisations responsible for national heritage attractions have a two-week window to submit their application to this £34 million programme.
Grants range from £1 million to £10 million.
The funding is to be used for a project or programme of projects comprised of capital repair works, or discrete phases of capital works, that can be completed by 31 March 2021.
The funding will support:
Applicants are expected to have sought and maximised alternative or partnership funding where it is available. Funding for programmes will be limited to a maximum of 80% of eligible works.
The Grants for Programmes of Major Works is part of the Heritage Stimulus Fund which forms part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund, a support package to protect the country’s cultural, arts and heritage organisations in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis.
Applications will be accepted from 14 August until midnight on 28 August 2020.