June 26, 2022
The New Ideas Fund is a bespoke Research and Innovation fund offering small grants for creative entrepreneurs and companies working in moving image industries with storytelling at the heart of their work. Grants of between £1,000 and £25,000 are available to support the development of new and innovative ideas, enabling...
June 23, 2022
We are looking for new board members! With our evolving new structure we want to ensure we have new faces involved and each year we will look to gain some new or replacement board members. If you are interested in joining the board, please email us at hello@creativecolchester.org.uk by...
April 5, 2022
Have you been missing in-person networking? Come to our first post-Covid meet-up for the creative and digital sector in Colchester. This free event is for everyone in the cultural, creative and digital sector locally - practitioners and businesses alike - to help you meet and share expertise with your peers. Meet...
April 4, 2022
Funding is available for professional musicians in the UK to undertake a UK-based collaboration with other non-music artists. Collaboration between musicians and creatives such as lighting designers, choreographers and visual artists can make music even more powerful. However, Help Musicians understands that financing these activities can be a barrier to...
April 4, 2022
Fourth Round of Youth Music Incubator Fund Opens for Applications Funding is available to businesses, collectives and not-for-profits working in Great Britain's music industries to help create sustainable, meaningful career opportunities for young people aged 18-25, especially those who are currently underrepresented in the sector. Applications will be accepted from organisations...
March 13, 2022
The Cultural Strategy commissioned by Colchester Borough Council and developed by Counterculture has now been published. This has had extensive input from a wide range of stakeholders including Creative Colchester and the recommendations are intended to guide how partners across the borough can work together over the coming...
March 13, 2022
Creative Estuary has launched a new business directory, designed to help organisations identify the amazing creative talent and supply chain businesses within the footprint of the Estuary, allowing them to find each other and work together. Anyone working in the sector can sign up ...
March 2, 2022
 Do you have an idea or project that intends to drive footfall and increase footfall in Colchester town centre?  Do you have a town centre project that requires grant funding to help deliver it?  Does your project match the aspiration of the BID’s business plans?  Do you have...
February 6, 2022
Do you love museums and want to begin to pursue a career in curating? Do you define yourself as D/deaf, disabled or neurodivergent? Apply for a 40-day Curating for Change Curatorial Traineeships and you’ll get: On-the-job experience in one of nine museums across England - and Colchester and Ipswich Museums are...