YARMOUTH APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN – Deadline Feb 16th, 2018 *** EXTENDED DEADLINE ***
Youth Art Connection(YAC) is teaming up with TD Bank and the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia to bring ARTpreneurs to Yarmouth.
We are accepting applications for TD ARTPRENEURS YARMOUTH until February 16th from youth 15-25 in the Yarmouth area, who have an artistic skill (any art form including music, dance, painting, poetry, hip hop, cooking, design, digital media) and who want to learn basic business skills to start or grow a creative business. The program consists of 8 workshops hosted at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia in Yarmouth, which include guest artists and business professionals and a final event where youth will present and sell their new creative services and products.
10 participants will be selected from applicants by a small panel of youth and artists.
Applications will be assessed based on level of artistic skill, entrepreneurial attitude and potential to grow. All applicants will be offered a chance to stay in touch for future ARTpreneurs programming, events and opportunities.
Important Dates: *** DEADLINE EXTENDED ***
Feb 9th, 12-1:30pm | Meet & greet & info session with YAC Co-founder Ryan Veltmeyer and local project leader Stephen Paquette @ The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 341 Main st, Yarmouth
Feb 16th | Deadline for applications
Feb 17th/18/19th | assessment, phone interviews, 10 applicants selected
Feb 19th – April 19th : Thursday evening workshops (no workshop March Break)
April 26th: Final ARTceleration event
For more information:
email: email@example.com or call: Ryan Veltmeyer at 902-579-4673