Arts Award Blog

Access Fund Spring 2018 roundup

The latest round of Access Fund closed before Easter, and we saw examples of some terrific projects supporting young people who face barriers to access & inclusion. Huge congratulations to those centr...

Access Fund Spring 2018 roundup

The latest round of Access Fund closed before Easter, and we saw examples of some terrific projects supporting young people who face barriers to access & inclusion. Huge congratulations to those centr...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 18 Jun 2018

Engaging with young people on a different level

This year we’re celebrating 250 years of Circus across the UK. With this in mind, here at Arts Award we caught up with Beth King, head of Participation and Outreach at the National Centre for Circus A...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 11 Jun 2018

Why careers in the arts matter

For the past few months we have been exploring a number of hot topics associated with the arts, such as access & inclusion and pathways into the arts. This month we’re considering the arts’ place and ...

Author: Catherine Sercombe

Date: 04 Jun 2018

4 creative activities to help you deliver an Arts Award this summer

The summer can be a busy time for schools, young people and, as we enter moderation season, certainly the Arts Award team. But it’s not all doom and gloom: summer also brings around the chance to get ...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 29 May 2018

Celebrating the First World War special edition Arts Award

Since 2014 the First World War Centenary Partnership led by the Imperial War Museums has supported and promoted events across the world to mark 100 years since the First World War. With the centenary ...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 21 May 2018