The Autumn deadline for the Visual Arts and Craft Maker Awards is here! These bursaries are designed to support and encourage creatives to live and work in Dundee! Ensuring that the arts play a vital and lasting role in the city and that creative practices can thrive!
The scheme acknowledges the limitations placed on individual practices by the pandemic and addresses the lack of opportunities that are currently available.
Bursaries will replace the regular awards this year, to recognise the of the ongoing impacts of COVID-19 on individual artists and makers. Fixed Bursaries of £500 and £750 are available to apply for.
Previously supported projects include but are not limited to;
This funding comes from National Lottery through Creative Scotland and is allocated across 25 council authority areas, this localised method ensures funding is fairly and equally distributed to creative people across Scotland.
VACMA has provided the following checklist so that you may make sure your application is strong and achievable.
VACMA Dundee is hosted by Leisure & Culture Dundee.
Make sure to read the full guidelines!
The deadline for applications is 5pm, Tuesday 26 October 2021
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