18 Paid Opportunities to Pad Your Pockets
We’re taking time to sort out paid opportunities for you – our growing creative family – from now to the end of July! Too often, creatives are expected to work for less than they’re worth – sure, exposure and experience have their own value, but you’ve got to pay your bills, right? Usher in your weekend with these paid opportunities, just for you. Whether pocket money, prize money, or a regular salaried gig, these paid opportunities are an opportunity for you to work for what you’re worth (hint: it’s a lot).
Happy weekend and happy hunting from the whole Zealous team!
5. Graphic Designer / Communications Assistant
Multidisciplinary architectural studio DSDHA is seeking a creative, self-motivated individual to join as a key member of the Research and Communication team. Enthusiasm for typography and print design essential. Pays £20-25k. Closes Friday, June 16.
7. Best Film Awards, 2017 Edinburgh Short Film Festival
Earn cash on top of industry mentoring through the Edinburgh Short Film Festival’s Puppet Animation Scotland & Matthew Martino Benevolent Fund! Pays £1000. Closes Monday, June 26.
10. Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2017
Submit your work to the leading international photographic portrait competition! Celebrate and promote the very best of contemporary portraits. Pays £15,000. Closes Thursday, June 29.
12. Manage The South London Gallery
The South London Gallery needs looking after – interested? This internationally-recognised centre for contemporary visual art also hosts an award-winning education and outreach programme. Keep things running smoothly as their newest PA and Office Manager. Pays £24 – 25k. Closes Friday, June 30.
14. The Sunny Art Prize Competition and Exhibition
Submit your work to this international art competition and gain support among many other established and emerging visual artists. Accepting a range of works, from jewellery and ceramics to painting and photography. Pays up to £6000. Closes Saturday, July 1.
17. Christopher Brooks Composition Prize
Do you live in the North West of England? Are you a passionate young (under 30) composer? Send two scores of your original orchestral compositions for a chance to compose new work for the Royal Liverpool Harmonic. Pays £1,000. Closes Friday, July 14.