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A Cultural Recovery Fund Phase 2 and Freelancer Fund Update for Wales

Applications for the Cultural Recovery Fund Phase 2 close at 5:00 pm on Tuesday 20 April, while the next round of the Freelancer Fund will open for applications soon.

Published: 19 April 2021 | 4:58 PM Updated: 28 April 2021 | 4:32 PM
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We would urge any businesses or organisations that are eligible to submit their applications for CRF2 as soon as possible. Photo credit: Shutterstock

We want to remind members running a business or organisation in Wales that the Cultural Recovery Fund Phase 2 (CRF2) will close at 5:00 pm on Tuesday 20 April.

This applies to the Creative Wales, Welsh Government and Arts Council of Wales parts of CRF2 and we would urge any businesses or organisations that are eligible to submit their applications as soon as possible in advance of that deadline.

This phase of grants is to cover the period 1 April 2021 to 30 September 2021, and you can find more information on the Business Wales website and Arts Council of Wales website.

More information on the freelancer fund will be available soon

We are still in discussions with Welsh Government about the structure of the next round of the Freelancer Fund, which forms the final part of CRF2 and hasn’t opened for applications yet, and will publish more information as soon as possible.

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