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A List: Sources of Funding for Heritage Digitisation

Many organisations across the UK rely on funding for larger heritage projects and a lack of funding is the primary reason why organisations put off their digitisation needs, especially within the archives and heritage sector.

Here is a list of organisations that provide funding for digitisation projects to help you secure funding for your next digitisation project.

 

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust

For: Cultural heritage project of UK based charities

Value: £3,500 - £150,000

Heritage Lottery Fund Grant Programmes

For: Local, regional and national UK heritage projects

Value: £3,000-£100,000

Charles Hayward Foundation

For: Heritage digitisation projects for charity organisations

Value: £2,000-£7,000

National Manuscripts Conservation Trust(NMCT)

For: Manuscript digitisation projects

Value: £1000-£10,000

Esmee Fairbairn Collections Fund

For: Museum collection digitisation projects

Value: £20,000-£100,000

The Golden Bottle Trust

For: Varied heritage digitisation projects

Value: £1000-£100,000

 

This list will be updated regularly, If we have missed any sources of funding for UK heritage digitisation you can send an email to blog@theimage.cloud and we will update this list.

Alfie Shillingford