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Think Lowestoft: Funding workshop + Q&A with Sam Ruddock, Story Machine – Friday 7th January 2022

Join us on Friday 7th January at 10am for a Zoom workshop on writing funding applications for Arts Council England with Story Machine’s Sam Ruddock.

The workshop is suitable for creatives and cultural/creative organisations and will focus on three main areas:

  • understanding the different pots of money that ACE offers and making good choices about which to apply for.
  • developing ideas for project that might be funded. With examples of what does get funding.
  • how to write an application. Top tips, language, and what ACE wants to hear.

To register for this FREE event please visit the following link to Zoom

Sam is a producer, editor, fundraiser, and project manager. He is Director of Story Machine where he brings books to life through publishing, live experiences, and support for emerging writers. He values the arts as a means of conversation and connection and can usually be found trying to work while a dog or cat sprawls across his lap. For more information visit

The Lowestoft Virtual Creative Hub is funded by Arts Council England and East Suffolk Council.