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Launch of Our Creative Voice: A new initiative promoting the value of art and creativity

Creative Scotland, in collaboration with people and organisations from across the culture sector in Scotland, and with the support of Scottish Government, today launches a new initiative aimed at promoting the value that art and creativity contributes to all our lives. 

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Local Support for Artists and Makers #VACMAScotland

Visual Artists and Craft Makers across the country are invited to apply for Bursaries of up to £750 for their creative development. 

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National Lottery supports Glasgow creative projects via Open Fund Awards

A series of innovative creative projects from Glasgow artists and creative organisations are in motion thanks to funding awarded through Creative Scotland’s Open Fund.   

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National Lottery supports Edinburgh creative projects via Open Fund Awards

A series of innovative creative projects from Edinburgh artists and creative organisations are in motion thanks to funding awarded through Creative Scotland’s Open Fund

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Over £1million National Lottery funds sustaining creative activity across Scotland

45 projects are sharing in over £1million of National Lottery funding through Creative Scotland in the latest round of Open Fund awards.

Mid Blue Emergency Funding for Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues (1)

Emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues across in Stirling

£302,918 awarded to five cultural organisations and performing arts venues in Stirling including Fubar Stirling Ltd; Macrobert Arts Centre; MM Sound and Lighting Ltd; Tolbooth and Albert Halls and Stuart McCredie (North Lodge).

Mid Blue Emergency Funding for Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues (1)

Emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues across in Shetland

£126,265 awarded to Mareel, Shetland Arts Development Agency. The emergency Covid-19 funds from Scottish Government through Creative Scotland are part of £17million distributed to 331 organisations and venues across Scotland.

Mid Blue Emergency Funding for Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues (1)

Emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues across the Borders

£182,434 awarded to five cultural organisations and performing arts venues across the Borders Including Mac Arts; Eastgate Theatre; Hemelvaart Bier Cafe Ayton Ltd; Heart of Hawick and The Border Studio Ltd.

Mid Blue Emergency Funding for Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues (1)

Emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues across Renfrewshire

£597,765 awarded to 17 cultural organisations and performing arts venues in across Renfrewshire including Blazin' Fiddles; Eastwood Park Theatre; 30s/Sugar, Coatbridge; Mànran Ltd; Outspoken Arts Scotland Ltd; PACE Theatre Company amongst others.

Mid Blue Emergency Funding for Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues (1)

Emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues across Perth and Kinross

£1,026,529 awarded to nine cultural organisations and performing arts venues across Perth and Kinross including Birnam Arts Centre; Perth Theatre/Concert Hall; Mint of Montrose; Pitch Village Limited and Pitlochry Festival Theatre amongst others.

Mid Blue Emergency Funding for Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues (1)

Emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues in Lanarkshire

£378,958 awarded to 10 cultural organisations and performing arts venues across Lanarkshire including Artistes International Management Ltd; Keenan Music Services Ltd; Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre; Paragon Power Services Limited; Stevie Cameron Event Logistics Ltd and Tribute Act Entertainment amongst others.

Mid Blue Emergency Funding for Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues (1)

Emergency funding reaches Culture Organisations and Performing Arts Venues in Ayrshire

£628,850 awarded to 12 cultural organisations and performing arts venues in Ayrshire including East Ayrshire Leisure; Active Event;  Kelburn Garden Party; Nightsky Productions; Ayr Gaiety Partnership; Scotia Arts and Smalltown Audio Ltd among others.