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New Culture, Leisure and Tourism Fund

12th June 2023

The Culture, Leisure, and Tourism Fund (CLTF) is now open for applications!
A 6-week application window and a single stage application process.
East Devon District Council scheme is open to applicants from:
✔️Community, Voluntary, and Social Enterprise (CVSE) organisations with a focus on culture and leisure
✔️Tourism businesses e.g. culture venues
Two pathways:
👉Rural Culture and Leisure Pathway – CVSE’s can bid for up to £20,000 to decarbonise their organisation
👉Sustainable Tourism Pathway – tourism businesses can bid for up to £5,000 to either decarbonise their organisation or improve accessibility for visitors with disabilities or impairments
The CLTF is funded by UK government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

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