Who is eligible?
The Mick Aston Archaeology Fund (previously known as Challenge Funding) is open to applicants in England and Wales.
Voluntary groups, societies and individuals are invited to put forward proposals to support new or existing innovative research projects, which will enhance the understanding of local heritage, and thus aid its future care. Applications which encourage the participation of young people are encouraged.
Applicants can ask for up to £1,000.
Project case studies
See a selection of projects that have been awarded grants from the Mick Aston Archaeology Fund.
How to apply
To apply to the Mick Aston Archaeology Fund, read the Guidelines below, and if you think you are eligible download the application form below and return to us via post or email, along with two referee letters.
If you have any queries, please contact us.
Please note: All funds available for projects in Wales in the funding year 2015-16 have now been allocated. There are still funds available for projects in England.