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Ayrshire Visual Artist and Craft Makers Award Scheme (VACMA)

Find out about the bursary, the deadlines and download the application form.

South Ayrshire Council, 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 is currently offering 2 routes through the standard application form.

You should apply for the one that best suits your situation:

  • Artist Bursary of £750
  • Early-Career Bursary of £500 (For applicants that have less than 5 years' experience outside of education/training, graduated in 2016 or later, or that have not studied art formally but have been practising as an artist for up to 5 years)

Deadlines

  • Autumn deadline: 5pm, Tuesday 26th October 2021
  • Winter deadline: 5pm, Tuesday 1st February 2022

Applications

For further information please contact:

Pamela McIntyre Pamela.McIntyre@south-ayrshire.gov.uk  01292 617600

and / or

Joan Elliott Joan.Elliott@south-ayrshire.gov.uk  01292 616273

 

 

 

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