Creative Playground- Freelance Illustrator

Creative Playground champions everyday creativity and connecting through shared experiences. Their most recent project involved working with local year five students to create a guidebook Called the Book of Crawley. The guidebook attempts to address some key questions about our towns and cities.    Following on from this the organisation is searching for a talented […]

Black Country Living Museum- Development Co-OrdinatorBlack Country Living Museum- 

The internationally renowned Black Country Living Museum is hiring again! This time, they are searching for an organised and detail-oriented individual for a development coordinator role. The successful applicant will aid their team in fundraising efforts. Responsibilities include overseeing membership and patrons’ programs, managing various fundraising channels, assisting with trust applications, organising stakeholder events, developing […]


We’ve all heard of the supermarket Co-Op, but did you know they have a charitable arm? The Co-op Foundation is a  charity that aims to create a fairer and more equitable world. As part of that mission, they have recently launched the Young GameChangers Fund.  The Fund  ( a whooping £4.5 million) aims to involve […]

WaterSprite Hub- Free Film Training

 WaterSprit Hubs have made it their mission to find and nurture the next generation of creative film talent. Consequently, they have launched  Watersprite Hubs: a free training opportunity for emerging filmmakers across the UK! As a part of the first-ever Hubs cohort, participants will receive: – Free training from industry professionals– Community-building opportunities with other […]

BBC Ignite programme – Open Call

Building on the success of the first iteration of the BBC Ignite animation programme, the public body is once again looking for fresh, bold and innovative TV series ideas for a fully funded development opportunity. Successful creators will receive funding to co-develop their ideas in partnership with the BBC.  They are looking for UK-centric submissions […]

The Jamie Iddon Award for Emerging Artists 

In 2021, Blast Theory’s friend and artist Jamie Iddon passed away. One of  Jamie’s last wishes was to help artists who are trying to get started, and The Jamie Iddon Award for Emerging Artists was created in part to fulfil that wish.  This award provides grants of up to £3000 to artists to create a  […]

 £1000 for Creatives of Colour in the UK- Grand Plan Fund

For creatives, by creatives is the way Grand Plan describes itself. Since May 2021, the fund has helped almost 100 individuals realise their creative dreams, including funding the writing of children’s books, short film production, Indian classical dance, pottery kilns, Trans music nights and Black community archives.  The organisation has recently reopened its Creatives of […]

 Creative Access x McLaren Racing Career Development Bursary- Creative Access

Mclaren, I hear you cry. Isn’t that a racing company…..Well, yes, you are right, but the brand has teamed up with Creative Access to launch (for the third year in a row) a  Development Bursary fund. This fund (up to £1000 for each individual)  is aimed at under-represented communities (looking at you, women, ethnic minorities, […]

Ways of repair :Loss and Repair -Residency

The climate crisis is the largest issue that this generation will have to face. It has the potential to cause long-lasting loss and damage even within areas that are not immediately obvious.   Ways of repair: loss and damage are seeking to address this, providing a year-long residency to artists in the UK who wish to […]

The Victoria Wood Playwriting Prize for Comedy- Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Situated in the city’s heart, Birmingham’s Repertory Theatre is a world-class institution producing inclusive, exciting, and exceptional content. In partnership with the Victoria Wood Foundation, the Rep is facilitating the UK’s only playwriting competition dedicated to the art of Comedy. Submitted Scripts must be full-length (upwards of 70 minutes), contain more than one act and […]

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