Edinburgh Visual Art and Craft Maker AwardsArea: Edinburgh
Deadline: 3 February 2017

The Edinburgh Visual Artist and Craft Maker Awards and Emerging Artists Bursaries Scheme is open to artists, designers and crafts makers living or working in Edinburgh.

  • Visual Artist and Craft Maker Awards Scheme – The Visual Artists and Craft Makers Award scheme aims to support Edinburgh-based visual arts and craft practitioners through grants towards the development of their practice through new work and research. Awards of between £500 and £1500 are available.
  • Emerging Artists Bursaries Scheme – The bursary programme will support up to 2 successful applicants to develop and progress their creative practice over 12 months. The programme will be tailored to the individual artist/craft maker and will include mentoring which may lead to the development of skills/training, creation of new work, presenting and marketing work. The successful applicant will be awarded £1,500 as a bursary. 

For further information and application pack contact Jo Navarro – Cultural Development Officer, Tel: 0131 529 6716, Email: culturaldevelopment@edinburgh.gov.uk or visit the following link: Funding Opportunities – Arts Funding and Development