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CashBack for Creativity: Open Arts Fund
Deadline: 19 September

YouthLink Scotland is delighted to announce the launch of the CashBack for Creativity: Open Arts Fund for 2014/15. The Open Arts Fund is a strand of Creative Scotland's CashBack for Creativity programme which is being delivered in partnership with YouthLink Scotland. It is a part of the Scottish Government's CashBack for Communities programme which reinvests the proceeds of crime back into communities to benefit Scotland's young people.

The CashBack for Creativity: Open Arts Fund aims to deliver the following outcomes:

  • Increase the numbers of young people participating in high quality arts programmes,
  • Increase the access to arts programmes for young people who would not normally have access, or who are considered to be vulnerable or at risk of offending.
  • Young People build their confidence and self-esteem, and develop positive behaviours.
  • Young people develop confidence in their skills and develop aspirations for further learning and development.
  • Young people progress onto further learning, training and personal development opportunities.
  • Increase the number of opportunities for young people who are from areas which demonstrate need.

A total of £200,000 will be invested in community based arts programmes with individual proposals being able to access awards of up to £10,000.  Applications are invited from organisations within the youth work sector and/or those working with young people to support the delivery of FREE arts activities. Further details and access to the online application form can be found  at http://www.youthlinkscotland.org/Index.asp?MainID=18576


Creative Edinburgh Vacancies

Freelance Sponsorship Coordinator
Deadline: Ongoing

As we strengthen and grow the organisation, we are seeking an experienced freelance Sponsorship Co-ordinator to join our team.

The Sponsorship Coordinator's role will be primarily focused on business development to develop new corporate partnerships and sponsorship opportunities. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.

Small fixed monthly fee plus commission.

Please apply by submitting your CV and a cover letter to info@creative-edinburgh.com. Your cover letter should highlight your experience and skills for the role and your motivation behind applying.


 

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