10th Anniversary of the YCE International Programme
In 2014 the British Council celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Young Creative Entrepreneurs Award (YCE) Programme. The international programme has been running in Russia for several years, and the YCE 2014 programme has been scaled up significantly as part of the UK-Russia Year of Culture 2014.
The YCE Awards are aimed at creative professionals and entrepreneurs who innovate creative and cultural industries locally and strive to reach international markets.
A number of well-known professionals have won the YCE Award since it was launched in Russia: Ekaterina Bazilevskaya (Commercial Director of the LookAtMe online media), Maria Bergelson (SundayUp Market founder), Alexander Gavrilov (Programme Director of the Book Institute), and Nadezhda Kotova (head of CoolConnections Art Group).
The anniversary YCE Programme covers 5 creative sectors. Please click on the links below for further information and details about how to apply.
- Digital Publishing (applications for 2014 now closed)
- Live music (applications for 2014 now closed)
- Culture (applications for 2014 now closed)
- Fashion and Design
For more details please contact the programme manager Lidia Khesed.