The John Byrne Award is an online exhibition and creative competition open to everybody over 16 living or studying in Scotland.
Deadlines: 30/09/2019 = £500 prize; 31/01/2020 = £7500 prize.
*All creative mediums welcome
*Every entry published
*Free to enter
*15 minutes to submit
*Every entrant invited to our Award Ceremony
The John Byrne Award is an online exhibition, competition, and community, welcoming people who seek a deeper understanding of the values that drive our beliefs and actions.
We welcome creative work from all disciplines and encourage our community to explore the huge variety of inspiring ideas shared through The John Byrne Award.
To celebrate opening to everybody over 16 and removing our previous age cap, we are also doubling this months prize money to £500 and increasing our annual prize money to £7500.
Visit www.Johnbyrneaward.org.uk to see all entries.
Everyone who enters will receive an invitation to our awards ceremony, held in Edinburgh in February 2020.
Any creative medium is accepted.
*Visual – Paintings, drawings, sketches, illustrations, sculpture, digital art, screen prints, mixed media, photography.
*Design – Product/industrial design, fashion design, textile design, game design, UI/UX design, interior and spatial design, architectural design.
*Audio – Compositions, songs, original pieces of music, audio recordings.
*Video – Documentaries, interviews, animation, music videos, art films, short films, fashion films.
*Writing – poetry, journalism, blog posts, essays, creative writing.
*Annual award £7500
*Monthly award £250 (£500 this September)
*16 years of age or over
*Currently living or studying in Scotland
*We accept one entry per person or team per month
*£7500 award: 23:59 on 31 January 2020
*£250 award: 23:59 on the last day of every month
How to Enter:
Entries can be submitted at: https://www.johnbyrneaward.org.uk/enter-now/
Location: All Scotland
The deadline is Monday 30 September 2019 at 23:55.