West Midlands Arts and Health Awards winners announced

The West Midlands Arts, Health & Wellbeing Arts and Health Awards aims to celebrate and profile exceptional arts and health projects across the region.

The winners have now been announced as follows:

Third Sector Award: Friction Arts with Sandwell Young Peoples Services for their project To You From Super ME
Public Sector Award: Wolverhampton Arts, Culture and Heritage Service for Meet Me at WAG
Judges Prize: Women and Theatre for Drama at Lyndon Resource Centre

Arts & Business Awards - deadline 8 March 2013

Nominations are now open for the 34th Arts & Business Awards in partnership with Jaguar Land Rover. The Awards aim to celebrate excellence in the field of arts and business partnerships and sponsorships across seven categories:

Partnership Awards
A&B Corporate Responsibility Award
A&B Digital Partnership Award
BP A&B Long-term Partnership Award
A&B Sponsorship Award

2013 Koestler Awards now open – deadline 19 April

The Koestler Trust has been running its awards programme for offenders, secure patients and detainees for 50 years.

This year the Trust has announced two new judges, new categories, this year’s themed category and a prize for early entries; the establishment with the most entries submitted by 28 February 2013 will receive £300 for arts resources.

For more information and entry details visit

Pop-Up Tea Room Project Wins Community Impact Award

An arts project at one of Central & Cecil’s sheltered housing schemes in St John’s Wood has won an award for its outstanding work in improving the local community.

Fidget award

LAHF is pleased to have received a special commendation from the Royal Society for Public Health for the Fidget project. Awarded as part of the RSPH’s annual conference and awards ceremony, the commendation was given for Fidget’s innovative contribution to arts and health evaluation and practice.

Arts Council England funded projects shortlisted for National Lottery Awards

Public voting for the semi-finals is now open, until 22 July.

Arts and Health South West Award winners share £9000 prize money

The winners of the first-ever Arts & Health South West Awards were presented with cash prizes totaling £9000 at a celebratory ceremony, held at MShed, Bristol’s flagship museum, on Wednesday 27 June.

Arts and Health Awards 2012 open for nominations – deadline 6 July

The Royal Society for Public Health awards marking significant contributions to research and practice in the field of Arts and Health are now in their fifth year.

This year, the awards will focus on the role of the creative arts in the promoting the health and wellbeing of children and/or young people. Nominations are invited for individuals, teams or organisations whose work has furthered the contribution of the creative arts in fostering the health and wellbeing of children and/or young people in one or more of the following ways:

Film London Awarded HLF Development Grant

Film London and London's Screen Archives have received a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant to develop a major three-year project focused on the moving image history of 15 London outer boroughs. 'London - A Bigger Picture' aims to engage local communities in the capital, to inspire interest and ownership in their local screen heritage.

The project will specifically work with groups who would not typically watch heritage film and also those whose stories are not well represented in London's current moving image collections.

National Lottery Awards – deadline 12 March

The National Lottery Awards are an annual search to find the UK's favourite Lottery-funded projects.



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