Applications for grants are invited from organisations based in the UK or Japan and who have a bank account in the UK, for small-scale events related to Japan and Japanese culture that are registered under JAPAN-UK 150
. We particularly encourage applications from those who are involved in grassroots events being planned by non-profit organizations in regional communities across the UK.
If you have not already registered with JAPAN-UK 150 please do so by reading the registration information and filling out the application form found here
(see Application for registration section).
The JAPAN-UK 150 Fund is concentrating its support on activities where a small injection of funds can make a real difference. The maximum award is ¡ò2,000 and this should not, in principle, cover more than 50% of the total budget. Applicants must therefore be able to demonstrate that they have secured other sources of funding (including self-finance) for the planned projects. Please note that we only provide funding for projects and events taking place in the UK and that this grant scheme will be terminated when all the funds available have been allocated.
Priority is being given to applications for events taking place in the UK with the following elements:
interaction between Japanese and UK citizens