Deadline: 1pm on Monday 22 January 2018

The CashBack for Creativity: Open Arts Fund is a part of the Scottish Government’s CashBack for Communities programme, which reinvests the proceeds of crime back into communities to benefit Scotland’s young people.

Proposals are invited from projects which provide high quality arts, screen or creative industries activities for young people aged 10-24-years-old, who face one or more forms of disadvantage as listed below:

  • Living in areas of deprivation (priority will be given to projects working in communities within the top 20% SIMD); and/or
  • Being unemployed, not in education or training; and/or
  • Being excluded, or at risk of exclusion from school; and/or
  • Being at risk of being involved in antisocial behaviour, offending/re-offending

Applicants can apply for funding of up to £10k to deliver these creative learning activities. There is a total of £250k available in in 2018/19.

For more details and to access the online application form, click here.