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Refugee Festival Scotland 2024: TAKE PART!

This year’s festival runs from 14 to 23 June and there are loads of ways to get involved. 

Want to hold an event as part of this year’s festival programme? Registration is now open! 

You can apply for Small Grants funding of up £750 to help cover the cost of your festival event.   

We’re also looking for volunteers with lived experience of the refugee and asylum system to join our Small Grants panel.  

And we’ve launched Arts Open, an exciting new opportunity for artists from refugee and migrant backgrounds to present their work at this year’s festival.  

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Join our Small Grants panel!

We’re searching for enthusiastic individuals to join our volunteer panel and assess applications for our Small Grants Fund. Our fund awards up to £750 to groups and organisations running events as part of Refugee Festival Scotland. This opportunity is open to refugees, people seeking asylum and members of refugee community…

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Arts Open is a new opportunity for artists from refugee backgrounds

Arts Open: a new opportuity for artists from refugee backgrounds

We’re delighted to launch Arts Open, an exciting opportunity for artists from refugee backgrounds to take part in Refugee Festival Scotland. Arts Open will help three emerging artists with lived experience of the refugee and asylum system to present their work at this year’s festival in June. The initiative is…

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Festival information sessions

Find out how to get involved! We are organising a number of information sessions at the beginning of February for anyone who wants to find out more about how to get involved in this year’s Refugee Festival Scotland. Hosted by the festival team in collaboration with community partners, the sessions…

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