Investment Programme

This is where the magic happens...

Through the Arts Council of Northern Ireland funded Investment Programme, Arts & Business NI invests in mutually beneficial partnerships between business and the arts. We aim to increase private sector investment into the arts by supporting arts organisations in developing sustainable relationships with business. 

How does the programme work? Click play to find out

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Want to know more?

The Investment Programme is a competitive application process. Arts & Business NI will invest in projects that meet the eligibility criteria and investment limits outlined in the Investment Programme Guidelines. 

The upcoming deadlines for submitting applications to the Investment Programme are as follows:

  • Friday 27th May 2022, 5pm
  • Friday 27th July 2022, 5pm
  • Friday 23rd September 2022, 5pm
  • Friday 25th November 2022, 5pm
  • Friday 27th January 2023, 5pm

 For more information please contact 

Investment Programme - Guidelines

Investment Programme - Application Form

Investment Programme - Budget Form

Investment Programme - Evaluation Form

“The opportunity that the Investment Programme offers is invaluable as it promotes a culture of arts sponsorship within the business community and acts as a vehicle for support for arts organisations to enable aspirations around special projects and bespoke programmes to come to life.”

Our Funders & Partners

Arts & Business NI is generously supported by The Arts Council of Northern Ireland.