Arts Council, England have just published their 2018-22 National Portfolio applicant guidance.
Take a look at their website (link provided) to find deadlines, guidance and eligibility.
Arts Council England will be holding a series of October briefing events to provide organisations thinking of applying for the 2018-22 National Portfolio with information around expectations.
There are seperate events aimed at (a) organisations not currently National Portfolio Organisations or Major Partner Museums OR (b) those currently part of the National Portfolio. It is not a requirement to attend in order to apply.
Limited capacity means you need to book and can only have 1 place per organisation at an event.
Opportunities in the North & Midlands are as follows:
Afternoons for those not currently in receipt of NPO funds
Thursday 6 October, 1.30-4pm - Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester