Creative Skillset Management and Leadership Bursaries

Training grants of up to £1,000 for UK film professionals to spend on training and professional development in the area of management and leadership.

If the applicant is a freelancer they may apply for up to 80% of the combined fees, travel and accommodation costs of the training, up to a maximum of £1,000 inclusive of VAT.

If the applicant is employed they may apply for up to 50% of the combined fees, travel and accommodation costs of the training, up to a maximum of £500 though Creative Skillset would usually expect the applicant's employer to contribute additionally to the training.

Travel and accommodation will only be supported at a standard rate:

  • Overnight accommodation within the UK but outside London – £60/ night.
  • Overnight accommodation in London – £90/ night.
  • Overnight accommodation outside the UK – £90/ night.
  • Flights – economy rates only.
  • Rail travel – standard class fares only.
  • Car travel – 45p per mile.

Creative Skillset will only pay a contribution to childcare costs in addition to the course fees. Rates are as follows:

  • Up to a maximum of £40 per day within London.
  • Up to a maximum of £30 per day outside London but within the UK.
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