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With information on funds, events, careers and even competitions, these sites are loaded with useful stuff!

The Prince's Scottish Youth Business Trust

If you're between 18-25 years old and thinking of starting up a business in Scotland then contact the PSYBT.  Aiming to support young would-be entrepreneurs in Scotland, it can provide the basic finance and professional support to get you going.   If you've already started your business, it can help you expand.  

Contact the Prince's Scottish Youth Business Trust website for more.

Young Scot

The Young Scot website is designed specifically for young people.  Whatever you're in to, you can get up-to-the-minute, relevant info and youth-related news.  On the website you'll find a dedicated Arts channel crammed full of information on arts related discounts, features, reviews and news as well as letting you know about events, performance, opportunities and activities for young people. 

The website even lets you choose your own home town to check out updated info for where you live. 
Check out their What's on Channel for events, performances and acitvities or the What's new section to find out about new opportunities, features and reviews. You'll aso find loads of competitions on the go.

The Young Scot website is designed with you in mind - and it has loads of special offers and discounts (so what are you waiting for?)


Ideasfactory Scotland

Helping you get where you want to be in the creative world. Crammed with information on careers and how to get involved in live creative projects. The site is straightforward and gives you a chance to speak to other creative people to exchange ideas and views.


BBC blast

BBC Blast has information and advice on how to get into dance, film, art, writing and music. You can chat with other young people and read up on artists as well as have a look at some of the work people are doing.


Links for your area

Groove A guide to whats on in the arts in North Lanarkshire
Scottish Institute for Enterprise A charity that focuses on educating Scottish University students about entrepreneurship and facilitates new company formation by funding filing of intellectual property and business mentoring.

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