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Budget planning for Arts Award

When planning your Arts Award delivery,  you'll need to be aware of the core costs. These cover the essential training, material and moderation costs required, and costs for September 2013 - August 2014 are set out below.

 

Level            

Adviser training(per person)

Young people’s materials

Moderation & certificates (per portfolio or arts log)

 Discover

£115 for training for both levels      

Log & stickers £3.00   

Certificate only   £2.50

 Explore

Log & stickers £3.50   

£9.50
(postal/online only)

 Bronze

£155 for training for both levels     

Guidance booklet £4.70

 £20

 Silver

Guidance booklet  £5.70

 £23

 Gold

 £105

Guidance booklet  £6.00

 £33

 

Download Arts Award costs and funding 2013 - 14 

 

You can save money!

  • In house training - if you want to train more than 6 people, you have a training venue, and you want a more flexible approach to timings, tailor-made adviser training can be a more cost effective approach. More
  • You can buy multipacks of arts logs and guidance booklets and we offer group discounts for moderation - find out how you can save

 

Minimum fees apply for all Bronze, Silver and Gold standard and joint moderations; a postal moderation is available for small groups.

 

Costs for young people

The costs involved in providing opportunities for young people to complete the award vary greatly depending on the level, art form and setting.

Each centre approaches the direct costs to young people differently, some centres access free arts events, or take advantage of discounted offers, others fundraise or subsidise activities from their core funding.

Some centres will charge a fee for participation and activities whereas others may cover the costs.

 

Access Fund grants

Arts Award centres can also apply for an Arts Award Access Fund grant.

Arts Award Access Fund provides small grants to individuals and groups who need financial help to achieve an Arts Award.  Find out more

 

Schools and training providers

Below you'll find the links to the formal recognition sites you will need if you are a school or formal training provider

 

Arts Award

Fundable by schools
(The Register of Regulated Qualifications reference)

Fundable by EFA for 16 +
(Learning aims database reference)

14-19 Diplomas
(ASL = additional and specialist learning)

Explore

600/3894/9 60038949 N/A

Bronze

501/0081/6

50100816

ASL for Level 1 Diplomas

Silver

500/9914/0

50099140

ASL for Level 1 & 2 Diplomas

Gold

500/9666/7

50096667

ASL for Level 2 & 3 Diplomas

 
Other funding guidance and opportunities