West Africa Arts Program for Creative Entrepreneurs 2018

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Applications are currently been invited by the British Council’s West Africa Arts Programme #UKWestAfricaArts from Creative Hubs in Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and United Kingdom to participate in a development programme for Creative Hubs from these countries. Applicants are reminded that on application, they are o ensure that they have complied with the eligibility criteria

The Creative Hubs Programme will support hubs to strengthen their sustainability through a programme of facilitator-led and peer-to-peer learning and networking for hub managers or founders involved in day-to-day leadership or management of the hubs.

Type: Training, Entrepreneurship

Value of Award: 

  • Participation in the workshop is free.
  • There are bursaries available to support participants from outside Abuja with flights, accommodation and breakfast and lunch each day.

To Be Taken At (Country): Abuja, Nigeria

Eligible Countries: Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and United Kingdom

Eligibility: To be selected to join the programme, hubs will:

  • Have founders or managers that are aged 18 – 35 OR have a demonstrable focus on supporting creative enterprises and / or artists that are aged 18 – 35.
  • Have been operational for at least 6 months
  • Have a physical space that brings artists and / or creative entrepreneurs together AND offers them at least two of training, networking, advisory or business support (like incubation or acceleration).
  • Be located in one of these cities in West Africa: Abuja, Accra, Calabar, Dakar, Enugu, Freetown, Kano, Kumasi, Lagos Port Harcourt OR any location in the UK.
  • Be available to attend a workshop in Abuja, Nigeria from 4 to 7 December 2017 (Hub Managers or Founders involved in Day to Day management only)

How to Apply: Please fill in the form by 30 October 2017. Selected Hubs will be notified by 6 November 2017.

Application Deadline: 30th October 2017

Visit the Program Webpage for Details

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