Funding news - 08/02/2017
Innovate Create Cultivate Award 2017: Support for Dumfries & Galloway Based Artists
The Innovate Create Cultivate scheme supports new ideas, creates space for exploration and discovery and enables new directions for the public and economic benefit of Dumfries & Galloway.
Funding will help support artists and creative practitioners to explore and develop their work and is intended to cover the following purposes:
- Researching and developing their practice.
- Testing new ideas or creative direction.
- Creating new, high quality works.
- Enhancing and learning new skills.
- Inspiring audiences and communities.
- Contributing to the region's economy.
For the current round, a total funding amount worth £7,000 is available. Individual awards will be allocated that are worth up to a maximum of £750.
This fund is intended for established and emerging artists and creative practitioners who are able to show how they may enhance their skills and proficiency whilst helping the region’s art sector to thrive and become more sustainable. Applicants should live within the Dumfries & Galloway borders however applications that propose reaching out into other regions and countries may be considered.
The next deadline for this scheme is 12 February 2017, before midnight.
For further information, interested parties should visit the DG Unlimited website
Source: DG Unlimited, 08/02/2017