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YCE Design and Fashion 2012 Awards

first_img LinkedIn 0 ← Call for NIE/IRON Scholarship at University of Strasbourg Conference, “Rhodes Youth Forum 2012” Tweet Similar Stories Reddit Pocket Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. June 25, 2012 Published by admin center_img +1 Share 0 Overcoming the Crisis of EU Enlargement in the Western Balkans → Deadline: 1st July 2012Open to: Persons between 21 and 40 with at least three years of experience in the creative sector. Have English language skills to IELTS 6 or aboveAward: In September 2012 national winners will participate in a shared programme in the UK with valuable networking and idea exchange with their international and UK peers in the design and fashion sectors. The UK tour will run alongside London Design Festival and London Fashion Week industry events.DescriptionThe British Council in partnership with Berytech Media Cluster is launching the Young Creative Entrepreneur award in the Design and Fashion Sectors. The Young Creative Entrepreneur – Design and Fashion award finds the brightest stars in the world of international design and fashion, recognising the importance of entrepreneurs in driving forward the design and fashion industries, developing their independent sector and representing the best of what’s going on in their local scene.YCE Design and Fashion participants can be drawn from any of the following areas of the sectors:Architecture, interiors and environment.Product design manufacture: furniture, industrial products and craft.Fashion, textile, accessories or perfume design and production.Design and fashion promotion: shows, exhibitions, festivals, events.Design and fashion retail: buying, merchandising.Design and fashion product research, sourcing, supply chain management.Design and fashion marketing, PR, branding, communications, journalism, publishing.EligibilityParticipants must fulfill folowing criteria:Be aged between 21 and 40 at the date applications are dueAlready work in the creative sector (as per sectoral definitions below) with at least three years experienceBe entrepreneurial and have shown their ability in the promotion of  that creative sector in their country, in either a commercial context, public context, or bothThrough their character, drive and abilities, demonstrate their potential to be a future leader of the sector in their country and a future partner for the UKHave English language skills to IELTS 6  – ‘competent user’ or aboveApplicationInterested applicants can apply by filling out the application form which can be downloaded by clicking here.AwardIn 2012 national winners will be selected in countries around the world who will participate in a shared programme in theUKwith valuable networking and idea exchange with their international andUKpeers in the design and fashion sectors. TheUKtour will run alongside London Design Festival and London Fashion Week industry events in September 2012.The Official Website YCE Design and Fashion 2012 Awards Green Talents Competition 2012 Model European Union Conference, Tiranalast_img read more