The New Creative Wales Development Fund will include two strands focusing on supporting projects within the TV and digital content sectors (including games, animation, Createch and creative services).

This funding is aimed at Wales based businesses that develop content, products and services in the Creative Industries. This round is not intended to support projects in the wider tech sector.

There is £1.5 million available for projects in this funding round. Projects will be prioritised based on their ability to meet the funding criteria as outlined in the guidance note Creative Wales Development Fund 2021- External Guidance Notes Issue 1 PDF.pdf (

Please note that this is a competitive fund and not all applications will be successful. A maximum of £25,000 will be allocated to each per successful project.

Application Process

The fund will open from Monday 13 September 2021, and closes on Monday 11 October 2021 at 12 noon. 

No late applications will be considered. 

For further information and guidance notes please us the following link Creative Wales Development Fund (CWDF) | Business Wales (

Before you apply you have the option to discuss your proposal with one of the Creative Wales Sector Development Managers via e-mail at 

The team can provide advice on eligibility and where appropriate give further guidance on your proposal. 

For an application form please e-mail

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