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Scots TV Talent unveil new content commissions

A bestselling children’s book, a new Gaelic language children’s TV drama series and a documentary about the climate crisis uniting communities in the Scottish Hebrides and Greenland are among a diverse mix of new content commissions announced by independent Scottish production companies through Screen Scotland’s Broadcast Content Fund.

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Talent development for traditional Scottish arts

A new round of funding has been announced today, to support talented young Scots traditional musicians and dancers.

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41 creative projects across Scotland share in over £927,000 of National Lottery funding

A Govanhill-based community space dedicated to DIY publishing, a community theatre project telling the stories of daily life in coastal communities, and the 38th edition of New Writing Scotland are among the 41 awards made in the latest round of National Lottery funding through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund.

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Introducing The Year of Scotland in Australia 2020

First program details unveiled:

Over 150 performances between January and March 2020 by Scotland’s finest Traditional, Gaelic and Celtic musicians at over 70 Australian festivals and venues, in more than 60 towns and cities, nationwide.

With many more to be announced in the new year…


Award winning, internationally acclaimed Aberdeen artist’s film receives homecoming screening at Belmont Filmhouse

Aberdeen’s Belmont Filmhouse will host a special film screening this month of new work by award winning, internationally acclaimed artist, Charlotte Prodger.

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Cromarty Lighthouse art installation to illuminate stories of female scientists after receiving National Lottery Funding

Cromarty Lighthouse will be seen as never before next March with a new art installation inspired by pioneering women scientists which is being supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund.

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Top Scots Trad Music Showcase at WOMEX 2019

Rising stars of Scotland’s traditional music scene, Ryan Young and Jenn Butterworth are to receive top slot at the World Music Expo, WOMEX, in Tampere, Finland this Thursday, 14 October 2019.

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Time To Shine For Young Creative Scots

Young Scots are today, Friday 10 October 2019, invited to apply for enhanced new funding to develop their creative passions and talents.


Creative practitioners receive funding to Go, See, Share

Eight creative practitioners from across Scotland have been selected to participate in the Go See Share Creative Industries initiative, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland

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Gavin Wallace Fellowship 2020

Scottish-based organisations invited to host writing fellowship

Application deadline: Thursday 31 October 2019

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New Funding for Scottish Creative Activity

In the latest round of Open Project Fund awards, over 40 creative projects and activities taking place across Scotland have received more than £600,000 of National Lottery Funding through Creative Scotland.

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A Scots Gaitherin: Developing and encouraging the use of Scots language

On Friday 27 September, A Scots Gaitherin of authors, broadcasters, playwrights, musicians and performers using the Scots language will join fellow industry professionals working across arts and education to encourage the increased use of Scots creative life across Scotland.