The John Byrne Award is a monthly competition open to 16-25 year olds in Scotland. We accept creative works in any medium that express the artists’ values. £100 monthly prize + £1000 annual prize.
The John Byrne Award is a competition open to 16-25 year olds living in Scotland that supports the creative expression of values. We accept high-quality creative works, 365 days a year, that express and explore values. Photos, paintings, essays, animations, poems, etc- any mediums are accepted.
We exhibit all entries at www.Johnbyrneaward.org.uk, and promote many of our entries on Facebook. The Herald newspaper prints the best entry every month.
• Each month, the best entry wins our ‘highlight-of-the-month’ and £100.
• In February, we invite all entrants to our annual awards ceremony and give out 4x £500 and £1000 to the best overall entries.
• All entries are eligible for all prizes.
For more information and details of how to apply, go to the John Byrne Award website.