Applications for the 2011 JUMP program

have now closed.

jumpCalling artists for 2011 JUMP national mentoring program

Youth Arts Queensland and its State Delivery Partners invite artists from across Australia to apply for the 2011 JUMP national mentoring program for young and emerging artists, with applications open today.

As Australia’s largest artist mentoring program, JUMP identifies and promotes excellence in artistic practice amongst artists aged 18 – 30, who are in the first five years of their professional practice.

Funded by the Australia Council for the Arts, JUMP supports artists in developing a one-on-one relationship with an industry leader of their choice, and working with them on a funded creative project.

The program also provides access to national industry networks, online profiling and professional development opportunities.

Full JUMP details including application forms, FAQs and media release can be found at

Applications close 22 October 2010.