Finding funding

The most effective archives develop strong funding models to support secure, sustainable, resilient and innovative services. Here we provide information to help archive services develop fundraising strategies, identify appropriate funding sources and explore a range of fundraising techniques.

 

Current funding opportunities

This section is designed to highlight newly announced funding opportunities, upcoming closing dates for grants programmes and news related to fundraising.

Lottery funding

The National Archives is able to support any organisation in the UK that is planning projects involving archives, and seeking to bid for lottery funding.

Publicly funded archives

The National Archives' Archives Sector Engagement Team provides support for public sector archives, including those run by local authorities and universities.