Other Sources of Support

Federation of Scottish Theatre

FST is the development body for professional dance, opera and theatre in Scotland, bringing the sector together to speak with a collective voice, to share resources and expertise and to promote collaborative working.

GMAC

GMAC Film supports film makers and helps them make great films. They have a special focus on new entrants to film in particular and take steps to outreach to those social groups that are under-represented in the film industry.

Highlands and Islands Enterprise

As the Scottish Government's economic and community development agency for the north and west of Scotland, in line with the Government Economic Strategy (GES), HIE's purpose is to generate sustainable economic growth in every part of the Highlands and Islands.

Julie's Bicycle

Julie’s Bicycle makes sustainability intrinsic to the business, art and ethics of the creative industries. Founded by the music industry, with expertise from the arts and sustainability, Julie’s Bicycle bridges the gap between the creative industries and sustainability.

Just Enterprise

Just Enterprise supports the enterprising third sector in Scotland.Supported by the Scottish Government, Just Enterprise assists social enterprises who show the greatest potential to grow and develop sustainably - that could be in terms of income, employment or contracts secured.

NESTA

Nesta is an innovation charity with a mission to help people and organisations bring great ideas to life.

One Dance UK

A membership organisation for all dancers, Dance UK is the national voice for the dance profession. It aims to improve the conditions in which dance is created, performed and experienced.

Publishing Scotland

The network, trade and development body for the book publishing sector in Scotland. In March 2017 they produced New Books Scotland Spring/Summer 2017 to help Scotland-based writers and publishers find new audiences.

Scottish Book Trust

Scotland’s leading agency for the promotion of literature, reading and writing. SBT work with writers, children, teachers, librarians and readers from all backgrounds to spread a love of books and reading.

Scottish Enterprise

Scottish Enterprise identify and exploit opportunities for Scotland's economic growth by supporting Scottish companies to compete, helping to build globally competitive sectors, attracting new investment and creating a world-class business environment.

Scottish Music Centre

Up to the minute info on every aspect of Scotland's music. From traditional to indie, classical, jazz and everything in between.

Scottish Music Industry Association

The SMIA exists to champion and strengthen Scotland’s music industry, promoting its vibrancy and influence at home and overseas.