Opportunities Funding Aberdeenshire Council - Creative Economy Fund Area: AberdeenshireDeadline: 31 May and 31 October 2017 The Creative Economy Fund is open to all Aberdeenshire organisations, constituted groups, partnerships, charities and creative businesses wishing to undertake a practical creative project which will benefit their community. Up to £1,500 can be applied for to support practical projects in the craft and creative industry across Aberdeenshire. This incorporates the following 13 different areas within the creative industries sector: Advertising and Marketing Publishing IT, Software applications and games Music, Performance and Visual Arts Film, TV, Video, Radio and Photography Architecture Craft Design Product, Fashion and Graphic Designers Museums, Galleries and Libraries Please note: whilst this fund is open to all creative businesses as defined above, priority and a weighting will be given to individual creatives early in their career, supporting and developing up-and-coming and newly established creative businesses (less than 3 years old). The fund aims to support new creative networks and supply chains, building and sharing creative skills and potentially equipment in a community, providing opportunities for creative business to exhibit, make and sell products. For more information and to apply, visit the Aberdeenshire Council website.