If you are an artist, between the ages of 18-25 and not working or in school full time, the Business Skills for Creative Youth is a free program to help young artists of all disciplines to develop their careers in the arts.
The program consists of a series of workshops that will enable you to learn essential business skills and focus on your artistic career goals, as well as get group and personalized coaching and mentorship to enable you to gain visibility and start generating income from your art.
The Spring Session runs March 28th – June 1st and participants maintain access to coaching and services throughout the year. The deadline to apply is Sunday, March 25th.
If you are curious about the program and want to know more, you are invited to attend an information session:
-Friday, March 16th at 11:00am – 12:00pm
-Wednesday, March 21st at 5:00pm – 6:00pm
-Friday, March 23rd at 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Sessions will take place at the YES Montreal Centre, 666 Sherbrooke st W, 7th floor. Entrance for people with low mobility accessed from Robert-Bourassa st.
For any and all questions please feel encouraged to contact the program coordinator, Brian Armstrong: firstname.lastname@example.org, 514-878-9788 ext 343.
To apply online, please visit our website for the application form. You may also apply in person at one of our info sessions. You will be asked to submit the application form along with 2 examples of your work. Deadline to apply is Sunday, March 25th.