Cockpit Arts Society Bursary

15 September 2022

Deadline: October 3, 2022

The Cockpit Arts Society bursary is for professional craftspeople using traditional craft skills, including those that are  at risk of dying out.

The Cockpit Arts Society Bursary includes one year of business support, selling and promotional opportunities and subsidised studio space. This bursary is sponsored by the Arts Society.


  • You must be a craftsperson using traditional craft skills or working in a craft that is at risk of dying out
  • Commit to taking up the bursary and developing their practice for the full duration of the bursary
  • Commit to attending Cockpit’s Induction Day and full set of Make It Count business development workshops
  • Arrange and pay for their own public liability insurance [minimum £5m] and contents insurance before the start date
  • Be currently living in the UK and entitled to remain in the UK for the period of the bursary. (Cockpit is unable to sponsor or support visa applications.)

Applications are due by Monday 3rd October. Find out more here.


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