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Coventry 2021: a lot more than a party

A music performance at University of Warwick Summer Party

The Creative Director of Coventry City of Culture Trust, Chenine Bhathena, writes about what to expect from City of Culture in 2021 on the ArtsProfessional website.

Fri 14 Feb 2020, 13:38 | Tags: Updates

Latest round of City of Culture Research Projects announced

Last year's projects being showcased at FarGo Village in 2019The latest round of awards for collaborative research projects contributing to Coventry City of Culture have just been announced. Now in their third year, these collaborative projects are jointly funded between Coventry University and the University of Warwick, and have been granted funding of up to £2,000 for projects to partner with a Coventry-based organisation to undertake locally impactful research that invites the general public to participate. The Partnership’s two previous calls have funded 26 innovative and inclusive projects, and continue to build upon other initiatives such as the Warwick Commission on the Future of Cultural Value, and Coventry City Council’s Cultural Strategy.

Tue 04 Feb 2020, 10:02 | Tags: Funding Projects Updates

International Changemakers Bursary Launched

Delivered in partnership with the British Council, the International Changemakers Bursary seeks to evolve the spirit of internationalism, exploring who we are now and who we want to become. Through building partnerships with cities across the globe who have similar values, we wish to use art and culture to create a collective movement of connected changemakers.

Wed 20 Nov 2019, 09:40 | Tags: Funding Updates

Festival of Social Science: November 2019

The ESRC Festival of Social Science brings to life some of the UK's leading social science research, and shows how social sciences influence our society, economy and politics. This year's Festival runs from 2-9 November, 2019, with events taking place in Coventry and Leamington Spa, and across the UK.

Mon 04 Nov 2019, 09:49 | Tags: Events Updates

Heart of England Community Foundation - City of Culture Fund (Rolling Deadline)

Having won the title ‘UK City of Culture 2021’, Coventry City of Culture Trust is keen to support existing and potential partners to develop their practice, their organisation or their ideas as they look to get ready for 2021.

Mon 04 Nov 2019, 08:54 | Tags: Funding Updates

We've relaunched our website

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Sat 02 Nov 2019, 13:00 | Tags: Updates