Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Major Events Strategic Fund is now open for applications.
The Major Events Strategic Fund forms part of the Council’s Major Festivals and Events Strategy 2018 to 2021. To be eligible to apply to this Fund an event must meet the following qualifying criteria:
The deadline for applications is Friday 16 November at 5pm.
If you would like to discuss a prospective application or would like to know more about this Fund and the Council’s Major Festivals and Events Strategy 2018 – 2021, get in touch by emailing email@example.com
The National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) and the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) are looking for a a new Trustee for Scotland.
This is an exciting and challenging role for an individual with a strong commitment to the diverse heritage of Scotland and the rest of the UK. This role presents an opportunity to shape the way HLF delivers its business and to make a lasting contribution for heritage and people.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on 24 October 2018.
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Upland has announced two opportunities for recent graduates / emerging artists and a third opportunity for an artist seeking to gain experience in participatory practice.
The three opportunities are as follows:
EMERGE BURSARY PROGRAMME 2019:
The deadlines for all three are towards the end of October.
More information on all opportunities can be found at Upland.
Creative Scotland are looking for a Creative Industries Officer to support their work as the national development agency for Scotland’s arts, screen and creative industries.
The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of digital policy and strategy across Scotland.
Deadline for applications is 12 noon on Friday 19 October 2018.
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Upland Arts Development CIC are looking to appoint an Associate Artist from or with a connection to Dumfries and Galloway with an interest in participatory practice, to take part in a new project exploring renewable energy within the Galloway Glens area of Dumfries and Galloway
The deadline for applications for this post is 28th October 2018.
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Dumfries and Galloway Council are recruiting a Graduate to work within their Arts and Museum service, to assist with the development and delivery of a new Cultural Strategy for Dumfries and Galloway.
This Graduate post is offered on a temporary basis for a period of 8 months, during which the successful will take ownership of tasks such as drawing up the engagement plan to inform the Cultural Strategy content, developing and delivering a robust communications plan for the strategy development process and providing hands on support for key initiatives including the Kirkcudbright Festival of Light.
Closing date for applications is 20th September 2018.
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The Peter Pan Moat Brae Trust are looking for an experienced Stage Manager to help coordinate and manage a community performance event as part of Moat Brae’s Dreams for the Future Festival near the end of 2018.
This event will take place at Dumfries Academy on Saturday 24th November. The Stage Manager will be required to commit to two full days and be prepared to liaise with the community performance groups beforehand.
Find out more from the Moat Brae Trust.
Closing date for applications is 12 noon, Friday 28th September.
Craft Scotland and Springboard Events Ltd are offering 20 to 25 makers the opportunity to take a stand at The Craft Gallery.
The Craft Gallery at Scotland Scotland’s Trade Fair is a unique opportunity to present work to an audience of 4,500 trade buyers from department stores, mail-order retailers, online retailers, galleries, tourist attractions and independent retail outlets. Over 500 companies exhibit at Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring each year across a range of products including clothing, textiles, jewellery, fashion accessories etc.
Applications are invited from makers working in the following areas: Ceramics, glass, textiles, millinery, furniture, jewellery, metalwork, wood, paper, basket making, willow weaving, lighting and mosaic.
Applicants may use a range of production techniques and methods which include handmade, small batch production and digital technology.
The deadline is Monday 31 December 2018 at 17:00.
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FANS Youth Film Festival is looking for youth-made short films up to 15 minutes long from Scottish based film makers up to 25 years old, covering all genres.
FANS Youth Film Festival will be held in Glasgow from 16th to 18th November. It will showcase the work of young film makers, at all levels from all areas and provide opportunities for young people interested in film to experience an exciting programme of short films, feature films, masterclasses, workshops and networking opportunities.
The deadline for submission is Sunday 16 September 2018 at 23:55.
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The Saltire Society is looking for individuals who have a passion for literature and experience as authors, editors, readers, librarians, critics, booksellers, or other members of the literary community to join its panels of judges.
Deadline: 6th August
More info here.