Young Artist of the Year Award – 7 Feb

This award, now in its twelfth year, takes the form of a financial award of up to £1000, to one local artist aged 16 – 25, to support arts projects, residencies or approved study, over and above full-time second and or third level education. The award may also cover the purchase of specialised equipment / materials or to cover travel and attendance at arts events outside of Northern Ireland.

All art forms are eligible and past recipients have included a dancer, jewellery designer and sculptor.

Young Artist of the Year Application Form (doc)

Please contact Lynda McCord, Assistant Community Arts Officer for further information and advice on all schemes on 02892447503 or Email:

Application deadline is Friday 7 February 2020, 4.00pm

artist forms link
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