At Bradford Producing Hub (BPH) we have decided to extend our £500 micro-grant for artists and creatives with another round of funding. We can provide up to £500 Spare Bob for activities, training or support that will help you develop or progress your artistic ambitions. Please read our full guidance below and if you have any questions, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Upcoming Spare Bob deadlines.
up until 12pm on 29th March 2021
up until 12pm on 31st May 2021
up until 12pm on 26th July2021
What is it for?
Activities, training or support that will help you develop or progress your creative ambitions in the live arts sector. Things like:
• Advice and guidance: like artistic development, audience development, dramaturgy, fundraising, organisational development, tour booking, music marketing and PR focusing on the live sector or technical guidance.
• Training and events: like fees for a short course, a specific series of lessons, a development session, attending a masterclass, event or conference. Going places: travel costs for attending networking events, music industry showcases, pitching events or meetings with potential partners and venues.
•Learning from others: hiring an expert to help you develop the live aspects of your career: like guidance on touring, engaging audiences & marketing yourself while on the road. For example: spending time with a producer or songwriter to develop your sound as a musician, or to test out your creative ideas in a particular area.
• Personal development: Your time and costs, so you can develop your live art practice.Please note Spare Bob is not a fund to pay someone to do a job for you, it is to help you develop your skills, learning or your ideas in a specific area of your development in a live arts career.
Please note Spare Bob is not a fund to pay someone to do a job for you, it is to help you develop your skills, learning or your ideas in a specific area of your development in a live arts career.
Looking for mentoring? Please note we have a separate scheme for mentoring – if you would like more information on mentoring please press here.