4CNW Talent is an exciting new fund which invites Northern Ireland businesses in the Agri-food, Life Sciences, Technology and Tourism sectors to apply for a talent voucher (between €1,000 and €5,000) to commission the services of a creative professional who can offer new areas of expertise to help solve business challenges. Applications will be assessed by an expert panel with successful businesses required to match their award creating a commissioning pot of up to €10,000 per project.

Northern Ireland businesses with a challenge and creative professionals with expertise interested in this collaboration will be invited to submit an online application from Monday 7 January 2013. They are hosting two Discovery Events for businesses and creatives in Derry on Tuesday 22nd January and Belfast Wednesday 23 January 2013 to give all interested parties further information on how to apply.

Discovery Event for Businesses
4CNW Talent offers financial assistance to bring in new types of creative expertise to help grow business. Applications for businesses opened on Monday 7 January 2013 and close on Monday 18 February 2013.

To be eligible you must:

  • Have a business address in Northern Ireland
  • Come from the Tourism, Technology, Life Sciences or Agri Food sectors
  • Be looking to grow your business through the innovative development of products, services or marketing
  • Have completed your first year of trading.

Business Discovery Events will take place on:
22 January 2013 at 08:30 – 10:30 in the Millenium Forum, Derry~Londonderry
23 January 2013 at 08:30 – 10:30 in the MAC, Belfast
Register Attendance at a Business Discovery Event here: www.4cnwnitalenteventforbusinesses.eventbrite.com

Discovery Event for Creatives
4CNW Talent connects creatives to new customers and commissioners and helps promote the value of their creative expertise to new audiences. Applications are open to all types of creative practice including writers, artists, designers, musicians, actors and film makers who can effectively communicate ideas, services or present new of existing products to customers.

Applications opened for creatives on Monday 7 January 2013 and close on Friday 8 March 2013.

To be eligible you must:

  • Be a professional creative working in the creative industries
  • Have a business address in Northern Ireland
  • Be able to demonstrate a track record on delivering projects in partnership.

Creative Discovery Events will take place on:
22 January 2013 at 11:00 – 13:00 in the Millenium Forum, Derry~Londonderry
23 January 2013 at 11:00 – 13:00 in the MAC, Belfast
Register Attendance at a Creative Discovery Event here: www.4cnwnitalenteventforcreatives.eventbrite.com

 

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