Arts Council of Wales

Arts Council of WalesGrants Advice Sessions

Are you an artist or organisation who is developing a new project?  If so, you may be eligible to apply for one of our grants.

Meet our officers

If you’d like to discuss your project with one of our officers you can book a 40-minute appointment at one of our regular sessions across Wales, where we can offer advice on what we look for in an application and talk you through the process of applying for a grant.

Thursday, 23 June 2016: Maesteg Town Hal, Talbot Street, Maesteg CF34 9DA

Thursday, 21 July 2016:  Storiel, Ffordd Gwynedd, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 1DT

Friday 22 July 2016:  Arad Goch, Stryd y Baddon, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 2NN

Thursday 13 October 2016:  Blackwood Miners’ Institute, High Street, Blackwood, Gwent, NP12 1BB

How to Book

To book an appointment please email, or call us on 0845 8734 900. The first appointment is usually about 10am, and the last one about 2pm.

 About the advice session

The sessions are informal, but we want to be sure we make the best use of the time available, so before we confirm your appointment we’ll ask you to complete this booking form and email it to

If you’re not sure if your project is suitable for funding you can see details of the eligibility criteria and the different types of grants here.

Please take a few minutes to read this information to be sure that you’re ready to meet an officer. If you’re not sure, please contact us.

Tell us about any other requirements

If you have any access requirements (e.g. wheelchair access, sign language interpreter, large print material etc) please let us know when you book.

If this date isn’t suitable, we’ll be happy to advise you by email or phone. You can see where else we’ll be holding alternative advice sessions this year on our events page.