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Emerge Bursary & Mentoring Programme

A six-month programme of mentoring and a bursary of £1,000 for emerging artists or makers under th age of thirty.

Closing date: 6 Nov 2020

For 2021, Upland is offering two Emerge Bursaries for early career artists and makers originally from or with a strong connection to Dumfries and Galloway.

Upland will offer a mentoring programme with an established practitioner in a related discipline, £1000 to fund the creation of new work and funded and automatic entry into Spring Fling 2021 (29th – 31st May 2021).

The programme is aimed at emerging artists who intend to pursue a career as a professional artist / maker. Emerge aims to provide support which will enable the participants to develop both creatively and professionally providing a stepping stone between education and a career in the arts.

Deadline: 12noon, Friday 6 November 2020.

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Venue Location:
Gracefield Arts Centre
28 Edinburgh Rd
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