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£1m National Lottery Awards For All to boost Scottish communities

Creative community projects across Scotland have received funding from National Lottery Awards for All Scotland, supported by Creative Scotland.

Published: 01 Mar 2018

Over £830,000 support for cultural activity across Scotland

£836,779 of National Lottery funding through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund awarded in January 2018 to 41 recipients, including individual artists, musicians, writers, theatre makers, festivals and organisations.

Published: 28 Feb 2018

Talented young Scots awarded creative talent funding

Twenty-two young Scots have been awarded funding for a range of creative projects that showcase their passions and talents.

Published: 23 Feb 2018

£90,000 support for Year of Young People Traineeships

Nine year-long full time traineeships for young people aged between 16-24 interested in working in the arts, screen and creative industries have been supported through a Year of Young People 2018 Creative Traineeship Fund announced today by Creative Scotland.

Published: 22 Feb 2018

Evidence session to the Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee: Opening Remarks

“Sustainable funding for arts and creative organisations in Scotland" - opening remarks from Janet Archer, CEO, Creative Scotland.

Published: 22 Feb 2018

Chair appointed to the Creative Scotland Board

Creative Scotland announces today, Tuesday 13 February 2018, the appointment of Robert Wilson as Chair.

Published: 12 Feb 2018

Scottish acts nominated for BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards

The nominees have been announced for the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2018 and Scotland once again has a strong prominence across the nine categories.

Published: 09 Feb 2018

Additional funds to enhance 2018-21 Regular Funding Network

Following the decisions announced last month awarding Regular Funding to 116 organisations, £2.6m of additional funds will now be allocated in order to further enhance the 2018-21 network.

Published: 06 Feb 2018

£800,000 support for cultural activity across Scotland

£800k of Open Project Funding has been awarded to 22 recipients, including individual artists, musicians, writers, theatre makers, festivals and organisations across Scotland.

Published: 31 Jan 2018

Regular Funding update statement from Janet Archer

Janet Archer, Chief Executive of Creative Scotland, gives a further update following the Regular Funding 2018-21 decisions announced on 25 January.

Published: 30 Jan 2018