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Emerge Bursaries 2020

12 September, 2019–18 October, 2019

Emerge Bursary Programme 2020.

A 9 month programme of mentoring and a bursary of £1,000 for emerging artists or makers who have a connection to Dumfries & Galloway.

Two Emerge Bursaries are available in 2020 for emerging artists and makers 30 years and under (supported by The Holywood Trust).

One Emerge Bursary is available in 2020 for emerging artists and makers of ANY age (supported by Creative Scotland).

For 2020, Upland is offering three 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 gain funded and automatic entry into Spring Fling 2020 (23-25 May 2020). 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.

For the first time we are offering one Emerge bursary to an emerging artist or maker without an age limit. For more info please visit the link below.

Emerge Bursaries 2020