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Information Event - Create Change Edinburgh

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Edinburgh Printmakers

Castle Mills

1 Dundee Street

Edinburgh

EH3 9FP

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Edinburgh Printmakers and UnLtd are launching a new programme of support and funding for people who want to tackle a social issue using creativity, benefitting people in the South West of Edinburgh.

The creative ideas/projects should benefit people in one of those areas: Dalry, Gorgie, Tynecastle, Saughton, Stenhouse, Chesser, Longstone, Sighthill, Wester Hailes or Oxgangs. The person leading the project doesn't need to live in one of those areas.

This event is an information day to find out more about this programme.

Who is this event for?

  • You have a creative idea to tackle a social issue in the South West of Edinburgh and are looking for funding and support to test and develop your idea into a social venture.
  • You work with people who could be interested in this programme.

  • You are between 16 and 24 years old and you would like funding and support to try a creative idea that will benefit people in the South West of Edinburgh.
  • You work with young people and would like to find out more about the programme to tell them about this opportunity.

Why attend?

  • To find out more about the programme (for yourself or for people you work with)
  • To find out if this opportunity is for you
  • To get insight into the application process
  • To get answers to your questions about the programme

Agenda

MORNING

1000 - 10.30 | Introduction to UnLtd, Edinburgh Printmakers and the programme.

10.30 - 11.15 | What is a creative social entrepreneur?

10.45 - 11.15 | Hear from three Edinburgh creative social entrepreneurs/UnLtd Award winners about how they’re using the creative industries for social change.

1115-1215 | What is social impact? What are we looking for in applications?

1215 – 1230 | Awards and support: the application process and support explained.

1230 – 1300 | Lunch & networking

AFTERNOON (OPTIONAL)

1300 – 1400 | Tours of the Castle Mills building

1300 – 1500 | Drop in one-to-one sessions with interested applicants


This event is organised by Edinburgh Printmakers and UnLtd.

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