Creative Talent Programme 2020 – 2021

Creative Youth is pleased to announce applications are open for our Creative Talent Programme for 2020-2021. We are searching for three new and exciting emerging or early career companies/artists to support.

The deadline to apply is Monday 30 March 2020.

The Creative Talent Programme identifies young and emerging artists and companies who have the potential to become excellent creative practitioners and gives them the artistic, business and strategic support to become flourishing, challenging, exciting organisations of the future.

Each company/artist will receive:

– £2,000 to develop a piece of creative work
– Support across a year of activity (April 2020 – April 2021)
– Support from a bespoke, artform specific, industry mentor
– Access to free office space (when available)
– Access to free rehearsal space (when available)
– Professional development workshops

The Creative Talent Programme 2020 – 2021 is generously supported using public funding by Arts Council England and will work in partnership with the Royal Borough of Kingston Council, Kingston University, Kingston First, the Rose Theatre Kingston and Kingston College.

how to apply

1. Read the Application Guidelines

2. Complete the Application Form

Deadline: Monday 30 March 2020, 5pm

The application is there so that we can hear more about you and your creative ideas. Don’t worry too much about the formality of it and instead, concentrate on the questions being asked and answer them in a way that makes sense to you.

If you need any help or support completing the application or have any questions, please contact the Creative Talent Programme Manager, Tom Stocks, on or 0208 549 2120.

Please note, we also accept video applications and these should be emailed to Tom, on the above address, by the deadline.

If you require any assistance, need a large print copy of the application or have any access needs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch on the above email address.