Ayrshire Visual Artist and Craft Makers Award Scheme
South Ayrshire Council, South Ayrshire Arts Partnership SCIO, North Ayrshire Council and East Ayrshire Leisure in partnership with Creative Scotland are running a local combined Visual Artist and Craft Maker Awards (VACMA) Scheme. The VACMA scheme offers 2 routes through the standard application form.
You should apply for the one that best suits your situation:
- Grants between £500 and £1,500
- £500 bursaries are available to New Graduates/Emerging Artists. Applicants must have less than 3 years’ track record outside of education or training or graduated since 2016.
Hear from two previous VACMA recipients:
You can apply to either of the following two rounds:
- Autumn deadline: 5pm, Tuesday 8 October 2019
- Winter deadline: 5pm, Tuesday 4 February 2020
Applicants will be notified within 8 weeks of the deadline on the outcome of their application. You will be contacted if there is any change to this timetable.
Creative Scotland’s general guidelines can be accessed here: Supporting guidance for visual arts crafts fund
For further information please contact Laura Kerr on 01292 616421 or firstname.lastname@example.org