Opportunities archive

£100m Catalyst Fund

Arts Council England, the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) have announced further details of the £100 million Catalyst scheme to boost private giving to the cultural sector and build long-term resilience, sustainability and innovation.

New members sought for Community Voices for Health

Community Voices for Health is the network of voluntary and community sector groups that works with the Greater London Authority (GLA) health team to ensure that the Mayor's Health work is informed by communities in London. After a GLA re-structure, the group is now reviewing its terms of reference and recruiting new members.

Live UnLtd

Individuals or informal groups of young people aged between 11 and 21 can apply for up to £5,000 to create positive change in their communities. The programme also offers non-financial support from a Live UnLtd team member, including budgeting advice, networking opportunities, governance issues and working with volunteers.

Administrator (maternity cover), Magic Me – deadline 27 October

Magic Me delivers arts projects linking young and older people in East London and is looking to recruit an Administrator for a fixed term, maternity cover contract. It is looking for an efficient administrator to support the smooth running of its office and administration systems. 21 hours per week £12,900 pa

Big Lottery launches £10m scheme for older people in England – deadline 28 October

The Silver Dreams Fund is the first programme from a new £110 million investment in older people between 2012 and 2015.

Opportunities with GO Create! @ GOSH

Creative Residency – deadline 1 November & Photography Commission, ‘Photographing Change’ – deadline 4 November

The Acorn Awards 2011: Using nature to improve the lives of vulnerable people – deadline 18 November

Entries are invited from organisations providing services to vulnerable or socially excluded people including supported and sheltered housing, adult social care, criminal justice, social housing, and community-based services.

New Arts and Health Awards scheme for the West Midlands, praXis & Creative Remedies – deadline 25 November

Recognising, supporting and promoting innovation in Arts & Health in the West Midlands. praXis Creative Remedies Arts and Health Awards is a new awards scheme for artists, organisations, students or groups providing an opportunity for work to be recognised, promoted and shared with others.

Outside In Induction Day, Royal Academy of Arts – 11 January 2012

The Induction Day is an opportunity to find out more about the Outside In project: based at the Pallant House Gallery, West Sussex.