Discover England Fund

Looking to find out more about the three-year £40m Discover England Fund? Read about the fund's aim to drive inbound visits and spend and support the domestic market through delivering world class, stand-out, bookable tourism products - in response to market opportunities and consumer needs.  

Discover England Fund overview

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Find out more about the £40 million Discover England Fund, bid criteria and timescales.

Research Programme

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Research will underpin the Discover England Fund. Find out more about the research programme.

Discover England Fund Year 1 Projects and Pilots

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Find out about the 21 successful applicants who will receive year one funding from the Discover England Fund.

Discover England Fund Year 2 Projects and Pilots

Applications for the Discover England Fund Round Two, Option Two, now open. Find out more about the grant opportunities available.

Discover England Fund Years 2 and 3 Large-Scale Projects

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Find out about the Discover England Fund two year large-scale collaborative projects.


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Find out when to apply and the timetable of activity for the Discover England Fund.

Guidance and criteria

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Find out what types of activity the Discover England Fund will support, the project categories and Year 1 criteria.


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If you are considering an application to the Discover England Fund, find out what you need to know to be compliant.

What happens next?

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So you've made an application. Find out what happens next.