Experience Opportunity

Arts Emergency Mentoring

If you are under 18, you can apply if you live in London, Manchester, Thanet or Merseyside. If you are 18-25 you can apply from anywhere in the UK. Every mentee must meet at least one of the criteria below:

• Neither of my parents went to university

• My family’s household income is below £25,000 per year

• Me or my family receive Universal Credit

• I am currently in care or have been in care

• I was eligible for free school meals between year 7 and year 11

• I was or am a recipient of a 16-19 bursary

• I have a learning difficulty (such as dyslexia)

• I have a disability*

• I am a refugee or asylum seeker

• I am a young parent or carer

• I would describe myself as a person of colour or ethnic minority

*You’re disabled under the Equality Act 2010 if you have a physical or mental impairment that has a substantial and long-term negative effect on your ability to do normal daily activities.