Oct 5, 2012 at 11:21 am in News by Tim Wilson
Announcement of some new programmes from Arts Council England and The Big Lottery Fund.
The Creative Employment Programme
This new Arts Council England programme will support up to 6,500 new apprenticeships, pre-apprenticeships and paid internships (graduate and non-graduate) across the arts and cultural sector, with a focus on the Arts Council’s footprint; music, dance, theatre, literature, visual arts, contemporary craft, combined arts, galleries, circus, carnival arts, museums and libraries.
The programme aims to provide unemployed people aged 16-24 (graduate [read more →]
Dec 13, 2011 at 9:45 am in News by Tim Wilson
Creative England, the new organisation which builds on the work of the former Regional Screen Agencies, has opened two new schemes of Lottery funding, delegated from the BFI, to support the development of filmmaking talent in the English regions.
The Development Fund and Film Networks Fund will be key drivers in delivering Creative England’s Talent Development aims: to nurture emerging and established regional filmmaking talent by supporting development of their work; to encourage a diverse and engaging on-screen cultural identity [read more →]