The John Byrne Award

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The John Byrne Award is an online exhibition, competition, and community, welcoming people who seek a deeper understanding of the values that drive our beliefs and actions.

Our Mission: Create Scotland’s most inclusive, creative arts platform to encourage the questioning and development of values appropriate to our modern age.

We accept creative work in any medium, 365 days a year, from 16 to 30 year olds living or studying in Scotland.

We award £2500 annually and £250 monthly.

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Monthly Winners

June's Monthly Winner

Are we teaching addiction to children?

Sarah Ogilvie, 20
May's Monthly Winner

Out of the womb and into a prison?

Sean Lìonadh, 21