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We Wear Heritage – How to Apply Q&A

8 February @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
We Wear Heritage Community Grant is now OPEN for applications. Join us for an online session on how to apply

How to apply for Funding Session – We Wear Heritage Grants

Are you ready to embark on a journey celebrating Brent’s textile traditions?

Here’s what you can expect:

Navigating the Application Process:

Clarity: Understand the grant’s eligibility criteria, application requirements, and submission process.

Tips and Tricks: Learn how to craft a compelling proposal that aligns with the grant’s theme.

Project Inspiration:

Ideas Galore: Discover innovative project concepts related to textiles, clothing, and costume heritage.

Community Engagement: Explore ways to involve local artisans, historians, and community members.

Funding Insights:

Maximizing Impact: Learn how to utilise the grant effectively for your project’s success.

Storytelling Techniques:

Weaving Narratives: Uncover storytelling strategies to share the significance of textile traditions.

Cultural Richness: Explore how your project can celebrate Brent’s diverse communities.

Networking Opportunities:

Connect and Collaborate: Interact with fellow participants, exchange ideas, and build meaningful connections.

Learn from Experts: Benefit from insights shared by grant experts during the session.

The We Wear Heritage grant aims to support heritage projects that highlight and honour the rich tapestry of traditional textiles, clothing, and costumes within Brent’s diverse communities. If you’re considering applying for this grant, here are some key points to keep in mind:

Eligibility Criteria:

Projects must focus on textiles, clothing, or costume heritage.

The initiative is open to community groups and organisations based in Brent.

Grant Range: £1000 – £7000

This financial support can empower your project to flourish and make a lasting impact.

Project Ideas:

Explore and share stories related to traditional textiles and attire.

Document cultural practices, weaving techniques, and clothing traditions.

Collaborate with local artisans, historians, and community members.

Brent is a melting pot of cultures, and this grant encourages projects that reflect this diversity.

Remember, We Wear Heritage isn’t just about fabric; it’s about weaving together the threads of history, culture, and identity. Good luck with your application, and may your project contribute to preserving and celebrating Brent’s vibrant heritage!

Project Grant Application Deadline:

Monday, 26th February 2024 at 17.00pm


Date: 8 February
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm


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