Funding Opportunity - Nurturing Talent - Time to Shine Fund
17th September 2015
Creative Scotland and Young Scot: Nurturing Talent - Time to Shine Fund
Creative Scotland and Young Scot have announced that the next deadline for applications to the Nurturing Talent - Time to Shine Fund is the 18th October 2015. The Creative Scotland Nurturing Talent - Time to Shine Fund aims to support young people aged 14-20 who need financial help in developing their talent within the creative industry. Funding will be awarded to those young people who demonstrate enthusiasm, ambition and talent in their chosen field and who would benefit from financial help to develop this further. A total funding pot of £20,000 is available in 2015-16.
Individual applicants can apply for grants up to £200 while groups of two more people can apply for up to £750. Funding is available to young people aged between 14 and 20 who live in Scotland and wish to develop their talent in Drama; Dance; Music; Film; Visual arts; Literature and the digital arts. The fund provides financial support to help nurture talent in a number ways. From recording a demo with your band, to putting on an exhibition of your own artwork, and lots more in between.