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£2m Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance

The new £2m Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance, developed as a collaboration between Creative Scotland, the Federation of Scottish Theatre and their members, is now open for applications.

Published: 09 Aug 2018

£448k National Lottery cash boost for communities across Scotland

Community groups across Scotland are today celebrating a £448k cash boost, thanks to money raised by National Lottery players.

Published: 09 Aug 2018

New music projects to tour thanks to PRS Foundation’s Beyond Borders

PRS Foundation announce the latest organisations, music groups and composers to receive funding through co-commissioning and touring programme Beyond Borders.

Published: 02 Aug 2018

Scotland strengthens European partnerships with Creative Europe funding success

Seven awards totalling €1.4 million has been announced by Creative Europe towards collaborative European projects involving creative and cultural organisations in Scotland.

Published: 02 Aug 2018

Scottish Government appoints new Creative Scotland Board Members

The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs today announced the appointment of Elizabeth Partyka, David Strachan and Ewan Angus as Members of the Board of Creative Scotland.

Published: 02 Aug 2018

Scottish Album of the Year Award 2018 Longlist unveiled

The Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award celebrates artistic endeavour with tonight's announcement of this year’s 20 Longlisted albums.

Published: 01 Aug 2018

Nearly £1m support for cultural activity across Scotland

Over £900k of National Lottery Funding was awarded through our Open Project Funding last month, going to 42 artists, musicians, writers, theatre makers, festivals and organisations working across the arts, screen and creative industries.

Published: 31 Jul 2018

New podcast series by young people reveals positive impact of CashBack scheme

A new series of podcasts, made by young people at Screen Education Edinburgh, explore the positive impact of creative CashBack projects across Scotland, for both the young people and artists involved.

Published: 31 Jul 2018

Scotland’s dance sector to be represented at Europe’s largest dance trade event

Scottish dance artists and companies look to take advantage of potential new international markets for the dance sector at Tanzmesse 2018, Europe’s largest trade event for dance.

Published: 31 Jul 2018

Latest round of Visual Artist & Craft Maker Awards now open

The programme offers grants from £500 to £1,500 to support the creative and professional development of artists and craft makers at all stages in their career.

Published: 26 Jul 2018