APPLICATIONS for the 2018 festival

Applications for GI 2018 open in February 2017

Applications for Glasgow International’s Supported, Open Glasgow, Open Glasgow Bursary have now closed. Applicants will be notified of decisions by early July 2017.

Our Across the City programme is still open and applications can be made until the 17th July.

Glasgow International will accept applications from artists, curators and organisations based in the city for proposals to work with both international and Scotland-based artists for the forthcoming programme. Only organisations or individuals based in Glasgow are eligible to apply.

Applicants are encouraged to be ambitious in their proposals for projects, events and exhibitions which are additional to their current programmes. Glasgow International exists to support artistic activity across the city and further details about our aims can be found in our online guidance notes.

Successful proposals are selected by the Director in consultation with Glasgow International’s Artistic Advisory Board. Open Glasgow & Bursary will be selected by a small panel from Glasgow and further afield.

Guidelines for Applicants

If you are applying to be part of Glasgow International 2018 please refer to our guidelines for applicants which are available online. Please note that our Supported, Open and Open Bursary programmes are now closed. Proposals are still being received for the Across the City Programme.

Choose the section below for further information:

– Vision and Mission
– Artistic Values
– Festival History
– Funders and Governance
– Festival Characteristics and Structure
– Festival Statistics

Programme Strands and Theme
– Eligibility
– Theme for 2018
– Supported Programme
– Open Glasgow
– Open Glasgow Bursary
– Across the City Programme

Additional Info for Applicants
– Venues, Technical and Staffing
– Opening Hours and Access
– Formal Visits
– Funding
– Contracts
– Participant Terms and Conditions
– Evaluation

PR, Marketing and Images
– Images and Documentation
– Advance Access / Images for Press
– Copy and Press Releases
– Glasgow International Brand Identity and Accreditation

Provisional Schedule of Activity and Key Dates


For enquiries please contact:
T: +44 (0)141 287 6412

Guidelines for Applicants

The guidelines for applicants are available online and have further information on Glasgow International, our history, aims and audiences, as well as the four strands of the programme and key deadlines. *Please note that the deadline has passed for the Open, Open Bursary and Supported Programmes.

Apply Online

Applications for the Across the City Programme are still live! (Deadline 17th July 2017).

You can apply online here