Information about applying for funding from Time to Shine | Young Scot
June 29, 2015
Nurturing Talent – Time to Shine Fund in Learning
Creative Scotland’s ‘Nurturing Talent – Time to Shine Fund’ aims to support young people aged 14-20…
Are you interested in developing your skills in one of the following areas?
Sometimes creative talent needs a little bit of financial help to reach its full potential.
Whatever your creative passion, look no further than the Young Scot and Creative Scotland’s Nurturing Talent – Time to Shine Fund.
Who can apply?
Anyone aged 14-20, living in Scotland. Individuals can apply for up to £200 in funding while groups of two or more people can apply for up to £750.
Applications from professional arts organisations will not be accepted.
Can I apply for funding on behalf of an organisation?
Only if it can be clearly demonstrated that you, as an individual or a group, are the key decision maker and planner of a one-off artistic development project or initiative.
What kind of thing can I apply for?
The fund provides financial support to help nurture talent in a number ways. From recording a demo with your band, to putting on an exhibition of your own artwork, and lots more in between.
For more info on what you can get funding for check out the application guidance notes linked in the related section at the bottom of this page.
For more information on what you can get funding for, check out the application guidance notes.
How do I apply?
You can complete an application form online, download the printable application form, or call the Young Scot Infoline for free on 0808 801 0338 to request an application by post.
The next deadlines for applications in 2015 are:
Please note that you must send us a recent bank statement and include references when submitting your application.
More information can be found in the Application Guidance Notes.
Once you’ve completed the application form…
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Applications are assessed by a Grants Panel comprising of young people from the National Youth Arts Advisory Group and staff from Young Scot and Creative Scotland.