Cockpit Arts / The Clear Insurance Award 2016

Deadline: 10am, Monday 13 June 2016

Clear Insurance Management continues to show their commitment to supporting creative businesses, having run The Clear Insurance Scheme for Craft Workers & Designer-makers since November 2002. The scheme has proved enormously beneficial to the UK craft community by providing an affordable insurance package tailored specifically to the needs of designer-makers.

Applications are invited for this Award which specifically aims to support professional designer-makers who have been in business for less than three years and have aspirations to develop their craft business.
The Prize – Match funded studio space and business development support for one year!

The Cockpit Arts / The Clear Insurance Award recipient will be awarded a match funded place at Cockpit Arts Holborn for one year, worth £2,500. This includes the following benefits:

 Studio space for one year within the creative community at Cockpit Arts, London.
 An insurance package from Clear Insurance
 Business and professional development services including on-site coaching, a personalised development plan, access to finance, workshops and events.
 A range of selling and promotional opportunities including the Cockpit Arts Open Studios.
 Opportunity to collaborate with other designer-makers in the Cockpit community.
 Access to office facilities and resource centre.

How to Apply

 Please email Dana Segal, for an Application Pack
 Deadline for receipt of applications is 10am, Monday 13 June 2016
 Interviews with shortlisted applicants will be held on Tuesday 28 June 2016
 The successful candidate will be expected to attend our Awardee Induction Day on Wednesday 13 July and move in to their studio by 1 September 2016

Image: Cockpit Arts, Shona Marsh. Photo:Alun Callender