Tasgadh – Small Grants for Traditional Arts

Tasgadh is a fund devolved from Creative Scotland, managed by Fèisean nan Gàidheal and open to organisations and individuals. Tasgadh is designed to provide support for traditional artists and organisations to create, perform, tour and showcase work. The fund can also support professional development and learning projects. Tasgadh cannot support the purchase of equipment nor can the fund be used to match other Creative Scotland funds.

Tasgadh is a fund devolvit frae Creative Scotland, mainaged by Fèisean nan Gàidheal and open tae organisations and indiveeduals. Tasgadh is designit tae gie an upheeze tae tradeetional airtists and organisations tae mak, perform, tour and shawcase wark. The fund will uphaud professional development an learnin projecks as weel. Tasgadh canna support the purchase o graith and canna be yaised tae maitch ither Creative Scotland funds.

For 2016-17 applications the one remaining deadline date is as follows:

3 February 2017

Guidelines may be downloaded here and an application form is available here or from the right hand side of the page along with some case studies of projects funded previously.

The following people, with relevant skills, have agreed to assist in reaching decisions on grants:

  • Arthur Cormack
  • Brian Ó hEadhra
  • Dave Francis
  • Fiona Campbell
  • Mairi McFadyen
  • Martin Hadden
  • Michelle Kelly

A register of their interests is available here.

Creative Scotland The Scottish Government Highlands and Islands Enterprise Bòrd na Gaidhlig Highland Council Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Argyll & Bute Council