Art Bursaries for young people

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Ballymena Arts Partnership are offering Talented Young Person’s Art Bursaries to young people in Ballymena to assist in the development of their chosen art form.

Supporting and encouraging the thriving pool of talent among the young people of Ballymena is of the upmost importance going forward into the future and these Art bursaries will be awarded to help nurture the talent of individuals to aid them in achieving their full potential.

Applicants can be practising or studying across any art form such as music or dance to visual arts, video production, etc.

The bursary awards can be used by the winning recipient to further their progression in their respective art form, by whatever means will benefit them the most, be it the purchase or upgrade of specialist equipment, tuition fees from tutoring, attending workshops/summer schools/residencies or supporting the participate at prestigious events.

Bursaries will awarded in two age categories; 11-15 years and 16–21 years.

Application packs and full details are available by contacting Greg Winning on greg.winning@midandeastantrim.gov.uk or 25635022.

Deadline for applications is Monday, August 1 at 2pm.