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RSA David Michie Travel Award

The RSA David Michie Travel Award (£2,500) provides a travel and research opportunity for graduating and postgraduate drawing and painting students.

The award is funded by the Michie Family and administered by the Royal Scottish Academy and consists of:
Monetary award to fund a period of travel for the research and development for a new body of work
Exhibition of selected completed work at the Royal Scottish Academy in 2021
Donation of work into the prestigious RSA Permanent Collections.

Entrants must be graduating artists and post graduates of Drawing and/or Painting only.
Entrants must either be graduating in 2020 or currently studying at postgraduate level at one of the
following art schools in Scotland: Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and UHI.

For more info and to apply please visit:

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Deadline is Sunday 22 March 2020 at 23:00

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