Visual Artist and Craft Maker Awards

The Visual Artist and Craft Makers Awards (VACMA) is a programme of small grants scheme for creative practitioners such as visual artists and craft makers living in Aberdeenshire.

The scheme is run by our Arts Development team in partnership with Creative Scotland and provides awards of between £500 and £1500. Funds can help towards activities that are integral to the practitioner’s personal and professional development, such as the immediate costs of researching, creating and presenting new work or advancing skills, technical ability and ideas.

The closing date for applications is 5pm, Tuesday 5th February 2019.

Please read guidelines (pdf 184KB) before applying.

To apply for grants, complete the VACMA application form (pdf 329KB) and the VACMA equalities monitoring form (pdf 334KB).

For further information please contact  vacma@aberdeenshire.gov.uk or visit Creative Scotland  website.

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