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Applications now open  for Sping Fling Young Artist Bursary Programme offering 3 young artists (YAB) for graduates of UK art schools( under 25 by June 2015) who are originally from a connection to Dumfries and Galloway. Spring Fling will offer a mentoring program with an established practioner, £1000 to fund the creation of new work, and funded and automatic entry into Spring Fling 23 -25 May 2015.

To apply - www.spring-fling.co.uk/yab by 25th August 2014.

Any enquiries please contact Tonia Lu, Project Co ordinator tonia@spring-fling.co.uk


Stranraer YMCA board and staff members were over the moon to be nominated for Wigtown West Community Endeavour awards for the Queen's Baton. Manager Glenda Dewar had the honor of carrying the Baton on Thursday 19th June. Board member Renee Smith attended Award Ceremony at Stranraers Castle Square and was delighted when it was announced that Stranraer YMCA won Community Group of the Year.

Next deadline for Organisations applying for more than £2,500.00 will be Monday 14th July 2014. Applications under this or for individuals can be submitted at any time but can take 4-6 weeks to be processed. If your thinking of applying but not sure if your project is something ourTrustees would consider then please call the office to arrange a chat 01387 269176

Spring Fling and Wigtown Book
Festival are seeking to appoint a visual artist or maker as artist-in-residence