Decision details

Grant Panel and Funding Recommendations

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

The report summarises the funding decisions that were made by the Grant Funding Panel and makes recommendations to Cabinet on the allocation of Match Funding and the governance of the Gifted and Talented Arts Fund.

Decision:

Old Buckenham Village Hall

 

That the Capital Match Funding application of £10,000 to refurbish Old Buckenham Village Hall be approved, subject to:

 

1)           a maximum sum of £10,000 or 29% of the cost of the project whichever is the lower;

 

2)           confirmation of the total cost of the project; and

 

3)           the balance of all other funding being confirmed.

 

NEET Trick Project

 

That the Capital Match Funding sum of £20,000 towards the NEET Trick project be approved, subject to:

 

1)           a maximum of £20,000, or 21.6% of the cost of the project whichever is the lower;

 

2)           confirmation of the total cost of the project; and

 

3)           the balance of all other funding being confirmed.

 

Gifted and Talented Arts Fund

 

That the proposed changes to the Gifted and Talented Arts fund be endorsed.

 

 

 

 

Reasons for the decision:

See report.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 – Match Funding Applications

 

1)           To approve individual match funding applications for the full amount requested.

 

2)           To award individual match funding applications at a lesser amount.

 

3)           To reject individual match funding applications.

 

Option 2 – Gifted and Talented Arts Fund

 

1)           To approve the change from the Gifted and Talented Arts to Access Arts Fund for 2009/10.

 

2)           To reject the change from the Gifted and Talented Arts to Access Arts Fund for 2009/10 and continue with the Gifted and Talented process.

 

Report author: Catherine Lang

Publication date: 28/10/2009

Date of decision: 27/10/2009

Decided at meeting: 27/10/2009 - Cabinet

Effective from: 06/11/2009

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