Drivers for Change

‘A journey to creative social action’

Drivers for Change are looking for young leaders aged 18-26 who are motivated to create social change within their communities, to join a 10 day journey across the UK this Summer. The 10 day learning experience aims to inspire future leaders through exploring how the arts, social enterprise and business can come together to create social change in UK communities.  Through taking part in the programme it is hoped that participants will:

  • Build their networks, connect with like-minded people
  • Receive practical advice and support to create their own social action or enterprise plan
  • Be inspired by social leaders from across the UK
  • Access mentoring opportunities
  • Develop an understanding of a diverse range of social challenges around the UK

Applications close: 26th March 2018

To find out more about the programme and how to apply, please visit the Drivers for Change website.

Edinburgh Fringe Ambassador Opportunity

Calling all Early-Career Creative Producers/Artists: Exciting Edinburgh Fringe Ambassador Opportunity!

Making Room, a new arts organisation co-directed by alumnus Leo Burtin and Jake Orr are offering a fantastic professional development opportunity for an early-career creative producer/artist during this Summer’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe (5th-29th August).

The offer includes an all inclusive bursary of £250 to shadow & support them for the duration of the festival on their varied portfolio of activity which includes production of performances at Underbelly, active networking and the delivery of free advisory sessions to artists and companies.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic student or recent graduate wanting to gain experience in the sector. More details of exactly what is involved, the type of person that they are looking and how to apply can be found here.

Deadline for applications: Midnight, Sunday 19th of June