Arts Award Blog

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 ...

5 Creative Events To Get Involved In This Chinese New Year

 On Friday 16 February 2018, celebrations will begin for Chinese New Year. We know that people across the country will be taking part in a whole host of great activities, here’s our pick of 5 creative...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 12 Feb 2018

How the Arts support health and wellbeing

Mental health is increasingly recognised as a key factor in children and young people’s overall wellbeing. In December 2017 the Government published a green paper on young people's mental health, with...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 05 Feb 2018

5 reasons why advisers choose to deliver Arts Award

Arts Award advisers come from a variety of backgrounds and sectors, all for their own reasons. We pick out just five reasons why advisers deliver Arts Award.

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 31 Jan 2018

Access Fund Success Stories

Don’t forget the next round of the Arts Award Access Fund opens next Monday, 29 January. We’ve covered the application form in detail previously, so if you are thinking about applying do look back at ...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 22 Jan 2018

STEAM powered creativity

The concept of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) is something we’ve discussed previously, especially when it comes to the idea of incorporating the Arts to create a STEAM education focus....

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 16 Jan 2018