MaxLiteracy Awards 2021 – venues in England
The Max Reinhardt Charitable Trust, Engage and the National Association of Writers in Education (NAWE), are delighted to announce the MaxLiteracy Awards 2021.
MaxLiteracy is an exciting initiative that develops new ways of teaching creative writing by bringing together writers, learning settings, galleries, art museums and visual arts venues.
Galleries, art museums and visual arts venues in England are invited to submit proposals to host a MaxLiteracy 2021 project supported by the Max Reinhardt Charitable Trust, which will grant three venues an Award of £8,000 to support a dedicated programme of creative writing and literacy work with learning settings.
In response to the global health emergency, galleries, museums and visual arts venues of any size in England are invited to apply and submit proposals to host the MaxLiteracy 2021 Awards, that have a particular focus on supporting the mental health and wellbeing of children, young people or young adults through creative writing, literacy and the visual arts.
Three venues will be granted an Award of £8,000 each to support a dedicated programme of creative writing and literacy work with a formal or informal learning setting, to take place from April to August 2021.
Learning settings may include: schools (primary and secondary) and youth support agencies, for example, virtual schools, agencies supporting young people in care or care leavers, those identified as vulnerable/at risk, youth justice settings and sanctuary agencies for young people seeking refuge.
Application Deadline: 10am on Thursday 4 February 2021.
How to Apply
To apply, submit a completed application form which can be downloaded from our website and then send by email to email@example.com by 10am on Thursday 4 February 2021.
Please use subject line: ‘MaxLiteracy Awards 2021 Venue Application’.
If you have questions about the programme or your application, please contact Ronda Gowland-Pryde, MaxLiteracy Coordinator on firstname.lastname@example.org. Venues will be notified of the outcome of their application in early March 2021.