Since Cuckoo Farm Studios opened its doors in 1992, it has maintained a strong relationship with Colchester School of Art and Design. In 2003 the relationship was strengthened further with the introduction of 'The Graduate Award Scheme'. The winner of the award receives: Use of a free studio for 12months, £750 bursary towards materials plus a solo exhibition, and from 2010 a profile on the website. The award is designed to give a new graduate career a real 'kick start'.
2008 winner and tenant Louise Dawson, is part of the selection team.
This award is at the moment is only open to all outgoing third year graduates from Colchester School of Art, Design and Media (BA/BA Hons).
Deadline for 2013 applications is 30th June 2013
The Graduate Award, Cuckoo Farm Studios, Boxted Rd, Colchester, CO4 5HH
firstname.lastname@example.org with CFS GRADUATE AWARD in the subject line.