…a range of unique qualifications that supports anyone aged up to 25 to grow as artists and arts leaders, inspiring them to connect with and take part in the wider arts world through taking challenges in an art form – from fashion to digital art, pottery to poetry.
Through progressing through the five levels, young people get to:
Find out more about the impact of Arts Award on young people.
There are no entry requirements, no time limit for completing the award, and no set rules on how to present final work.
Arts Award’s flexible framework means it can fit around a wide range of arts, cultural and heritage activities and projects, including creative and technical roles. It can be delivered in many ways and in a wide range of settings. You can map it to your existing activity or use it to kick-start something new. Arts Award delivery happens in curriculum or extra-curricular programmes and enrichment options, museum or heritage projects, weekly clubs or groups, and partnership projects.
Schools and Youth Groups: Young people are supported on their Arts Award journey by an Arts Award adviser, acting as assessor, facilitator and mentor. Pound Arts have trained staff who are able to devise and deliver Arts Award sessions at the Pound, in schools and community settings.
Trained Advisors: If you are a trained Arts Award advisor you can link to our centre and we can support you with the process.
Taking Part: Contact us to see what opportunities we have for taking part in Art Award.
Contact our Creative Learning Officer for more information on [email protected]