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Thursday, April 18, 2019


Deadline: April 26, 2019. 

Business and Arts South Africa (BASA) in partnership with Rand Merchant Bank are launching the second iteration of their successful Scale-Up programme. The objectives of the programme are to connect creative practitioners and cultural organisations to interrogate the state of the sector, and to create a dynamic networking space to share ideas and strategies to increase access, create value and to cultivate agency.

The programme activities happen between May and September, 2019. The selected participants will be expected to attend or to appoint organisation representatives to take part. The most committed individuals and organisations will get an opportunity, at the end of the programme, to pitch for a grant and mentorship.

Who should apply?

-Individual creative practitioners between 25 to 40 years old.

-Creative/cultural organisations working with people between 25 to 40 years old.

-Applicants (both individual and organisations) must have been practicing for a minimum of three years, and live and/or work in Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and Durban.

Applications close on April 26, 2019.

Visit for information and to apply.