Resources for Artists, Emerging Creatives and Community Groups

Updated 12th April 2021

Navigating your way through resources isn’t always easy, so we’ve started compiling a page that may be useful to Artists, Emerging Creatives and Community Groups who run creative activities, with a focus on Corby and Wellingborough.


Grants & Work Opportunities

Opportunities for Emerging Creatives

  • Royal & Derngate run Generate an artist development scheme that has various initiatives to support artists and the creation of new work.
  • We have an opportunity in the Made With Many Team for a 6-month job placement through the Kickstart scheme.
  • Travers Rising Stars is a free-to-enter challenge for bands, singing groups or solo artists between the ages of 13 and 30 who live or study in Leicestershire, Northamptonshire or Rutland. Apply by 31st May 2021.
  • The Bridport Prize February 2021 bursaries are now open. These give under-represented writers a free entry to the Bridport Prize competition in any category. There will be monthly bursary awards running through to May 2021.
  • Applications for MY Dance Digital 2021 for dancers aged 11 to 19 years and disabled dancers up to age 25 years are open. Apply by 5pm, Wednesday 31st March.
  • ScreenSkills Mentoring in association with Screen Northants Academy is a free mentoring programme for Northamptonshire residents 18yrs and above who are looking to enter the Film Industry.
  • Sign up to the Northants Cultural Education Partnership newsletter, to see what’s happening around the county in creative work with Children and Young People.

Professional Development, Learning and Support

Arts & Voluntary Sector Information, Support, Advice & Guidance

Reopening and running COVID-19 safe events

Business & Networking


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