Funding pot for youth orientated arts schemes flagged up

FUNDING pots which young individuals, groups, schools and youth/arts organisation based in Skye can bid into for arts schemes have been highlighted.

Full details below.

  1. Creative in Your Community. This is administered through the individuals groups, schools and youth/arts organisations… Open to: Young people aged 12-25, living anywhere in the Highlands. For: New cross art form projects, to be planned and run by the young people. Aim: To encourage young people to take initiative and ownership over a project and become more confident in form filling and collaborative working. Amount: Individuals £500, Groups £1000. More info here: http://opportunities.creativescotland.com/opportunity/index/29ff86b4-9268-4554-9a08-15adcac3fe47/

And here: https://vimeo.com/140217560

  1. #Goseeshare This is administered through the Highland Youth Arts Hub. Open to: Young people aged 12-25, individuals and groups, & schools/arts organisations anywhere in the Highlands. For: Ticket and travel costs to creative activity i.e. to see a show, exhibition, performance. Aim: To enable more young people to access creative activity, both in Highlands and nationally. Amount: Flexible in relation to activity/need for individuals and groups of young people, schools/arts organisations can receive max. £400 for cross-curricular/cross-art form visits

More info: http://opportunities.creativescotland.com/opportunity/index/15e9f592-16bc-4e9f-bddb-6e7186669f24/?Ref=%2Fhome%2Fsearch%2F%3Fq%3Dgoseeshare

  1. Nourishing talent This is administered through Young Scot and is funded through Time to Shine, Creative Scotland’s National Youth Arts Strategy. Open to: Young people aged 14-20, individuals and groups, living anywhere in Scotland. For: A variety of things i.e. recording a demo, putting on an exhibition etc. Aim: To enable more young people to progress and excel within the arts

Amount: £200 for individuals, £750 for groups

More info: http://young.scot/information/learning/nurturing-talent-time-to-shine-fund/