Creative and cultural

Creative and cultural

  • Arts Thread - includes arts, design and creative events and competitions and an opportunity to showcase work.
  • D&AD - British educational charity which exists to promote excellence in creative communications. Run a ‘new blood’ competition for young people between 18-23 including students and recent graduates. Last year's deadline was in March.
  • Crafts Council: Opportunities - includes lists of awards and competitions.
  • Eye the Prize - includes competitions, funding opportunities, events and residences across the arts and creative industries.
  • Sky Arts Scholarships - opportunity to win a £30,000 Arts Scholarships. The bursary, which include a programme of expert mentoring, allows you to focus exclusively on your creative practice for a whole year. Open to individuals aged 18-30 in the fields of performing arts, music, dance, creative writing, creative production and visual arts. Opens in November.
  • Hiive - lists competitions across a range of creative sectors, including music, dance and theatre.