NewsWeston Jerwood Creative Bursaries 2017 - 2019
We are delight to announce we are 1 of 40 organisations selected to be part of the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries programme.
The Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries is a nationwide programme supporting arts organisations to expand their approach to diverse recruitment and talent development, and build their capacity for outstanding artistic production. Between 2017 and 2019 it will create 40 new, paid, entry-level roles in the arts for recent graduates at 40 leading arts organisations nationally.
About the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries: The Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries programme provides talent development opportunities for recent graduates from low-income backgrounds. Through it, Jerwood Charitable Foundation and its partners seek to change the socio-economic barriers that skilled graduates entering the arts workplace are facing. The programme provides paid entry-level placements at leading UK arts organisations, supported by a structured programme of ambitious professional development and peer mentoring.