Welcome to the website of the Dewar Arts Awards, supporting the brightest and best of Scotland's young artistic talent.
We fund exceptional young artists in any discipline who do not have the financial means to achieve their full potential.
Alan made history by gaining the highest 'rating' of any Scot entering Berklee College of Music.
Image: William Ellis
Luke received a Dewar Arts Award in 2004 and was shortlisted for the Turner Prize in 2012.
Image: Emile Holba/Paul Hamlyn Foundation Awards for Artists
Lauren's nomination from a leading traditional music teacher stated: "the best I have ever seen".
Image: Michelle Fowlis
Jen received a Dewar Arts Award in 2007 and won the T S Eliot Prize for Poetry the following year.
Andrew is considered to be one of the finest young UK metalworkers/jewellers of his generation.
BAFTA-winning director Paul was supported through his studies by the Dewar Arts Awards.
Since receiving his award Andy has performed internationally, including Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake.
A tribute to one of our founding Trustees
Awardee Jordan Blackwood and his team write, direct and fundraise for new play
Awardee James will take centre stage as his namesake King James I