Imagine hearing a fanfare you wrote being broadcast at venues around Perth during the 2020 Festival! We are currently inviting applications from students aged 15 – 25 to write a short fanfare inspired by the theme of Fire. Instead of the traditional bells that let the audience know it’s time to take their seats, your Fanfare will ring out to start Festival performances.
Curtin Student Guild is looking for a talented local artist to have their work published on the cover of the 2020 Curtin Student Guild Diary! Not only will your work feature on the diaries of thousands of Curtin students but you'll also receive $1,000 if your artwork is chosen!
The Department of Communities are now accepting nominations for the 2020 Youth Week WA Ambassador. Youth Week WA 2020 will run from 17-24 April and it is the single largest celebration of young people on the Western Australian youth calendar.
As members of the 2020 Youth Week WA Planning Committee you will play a key role in the planning and decision-making for the design and programming of Propel’s annual KickstART Festival.
This is your chance to learn what it takes to build and manage a large scale youth arts event. It’s a great opportunity to gain experience in a friendly environment where you can help promote young people’s ideas and experiences to the broader community.
Propel is looking for an emerging WA artist and young leader to provide the creative spark and artistic direction for the Youth Week WA KickstART Festival. Through working directly with young people to create a large-scale arts festival, the Creative Coordinator has the ability to change and shape people’s lives!
BENTO is a bi-annual magazine which allows you to send in a submission twice a year, for your chance to have your work featured in a one-page spread. Sound like an exciting opportunity that you want to sink your teeth into? Having your work featured in this creative platform could be that one difference that makes your portfolio stand out against the next creative. Don’t be shy! Absolutely free to submit, this is an exciting way to get your name out there.
The Art Awards 2019 will showcase innovative and original new work from Western Australian artists in different phases of their practice.
Entries are welcomed in the categories of Painting, Sculpture, Drawing/Mixed Media and Digital. Prizes will be awarded from a $13,000+ prize pool, with a major Acquisitive Award of $5,000.
City of Joondalup are accepting EOI’s from Artists interested to facilitate creative art workshops in Schools in the lead up to the community favourite Lantern Parade in April 2020.
We're very excited to be working on a special project for National Science Week this year, and we've brought a familiar face on board to help us put it together: Zal Kanga-Parabia! Propel will develop and deliver a STEM-focused cross-sector flagship event to celebrate the opening of National Science Week in WA on Saturday 10 August... and we want YOUR input!
Are you aged 12 - 26 and looking to develop skills and experience in your creative field? You can make new contacts, work with people in the industry and learn more about arts management by challenging yourself to build your own project from the ground up. Apply for a Drug Aware YCulture Metro Grant, secure up to $3000 and make your project idea a reality.
The Festival is a great place to meet all the awesome young people who are making art, organising workshops, and stepping out to create Perth’s future art scene. KickstART Festival volunteers play a key role in making it all possible, and gain firsthand experience of everything that goes into making an arts festival happen.
Apply to be a stallholder at the 2019 KickstART Market, during KickstART Festival Day! This year, we are partnering with Perth Makers Market and we have an exciting opportunity for young budding entrepreneurs under the age of 26.
Still Here is a lab which privileges the visibility of LGBTQIA+ creatives in Western Australia - including visual artists, theatre makers and writers - and encourages a sense of collaborative communication. Five local artists will be selected to work with a team of professional artists, curators and arts workers between February and April 2019.
Young Scandal Magazine is an anthology of written and artistic work designed to give an authentic view of what it means to be a young person in Western Australia. We care about what young people have to say which is why our management team and contributors are all aged between 14 and 20 years old.
Pitch us your idea and you might be programmed into our festival!
We have reserved a very limited number of programming slots for next year’s festival to give you the chance to pitch to us your project idea and why you think it would offer a valuable experience for the young people of WA.
The Ship for World Youth (SWY) is a unique international youth exchange and leadership program that allows participants to challenge their comfort zones while learning communication, leadership and cross-cultural communication skills.