Thank you so much to everybody who has taken the time to enter the 2022 Young Creative Awards, which are now closed for entries. Shortlists will begin being announced on 6 June...
As always we have received hundreds of truly brilliant entries from Nottingham’s very talented young people.
Very well done to everyone who has taken part. We know it’s not easy to put yourself - and your creative work - out there. You should be very proud.
Our expert judges are now working their way through the entries to make their very tough decisions.
We will begin announcing the finalists in each category, via the Young Creative Awards Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages, from Monday 6 June - one category per day:
Monday 6 June - Animation & Digital Media
Tuesday 7 June - Creative Writing
Wednesday 8 June - Dance
Thursday 9 June - Design & Architecture
Friday 10 June - Fashion & Textiles
Saturday 11 June - Film
Sunday 12 June - Graphic Design
Monday 13 June - Music
Tuesday 14 June - Photography
Wednesday 15 June - Theatre
Thursday 16 June - Visual Arts
The winners, in all categories, will then be announced on Friday 17 June.
Image by Hollie Betts (YCA 2021 Highly Commended, Visual Arts)