The Natural Eye Bursary Form

The Society is pleased to offer awards of up to £750 to exceptional applications which, in the view of the selectors, will help the artist to develop their knowledge and skills. Please read the full details on this page before completing your application using the form below.

About you

Please enter your full name.

Your Name

Please enter your address.

Please enter your email so we can get in touch.

Your proposal

Please give a brief outline description of your proposal, intended outcomes and approximate costs.

What is the total amount of SWLA bursary funding you are applying for? (maximum £750 per applicant).

Please provide an approximate breakdown of your proposed project's costs (cost of materials, travel etc.).

Please outline how you will benefit from the opportunity and include any other information that may be helpful to the Selection Committee.

Supporting information

If any.

e.g. Tutor, Employer, Head of Department, Head Teacher etc.

Address of Referee

Please include images (maximum of 7) of recent artwork including sketches and fieldwork. Include your name, title of work and medium in the images‘ filenames e.g. vangogh_sunflowers_oil. Maximum file size 4mb

Declaration and submission


By submitting this application below I confirm that the information given on this form is, to the best of my knowledge and belief, true and accurate. I understand that if I have given misleading information on this form, this will be sufficient grounds for cancelling my application. I agree that the selectors' decision is final.

I agree that the information provided on this form may be stored on computer and file and used by the SWLA to consider my application as per the details set out in our Privacy Policy.

The SWLA takes your privacy and security seriously and will only process your personal data for the purposes stated in this form and accompanying Guidelines for Bursary Applicants: Independent Project and in line with the Data Protection Act 2018. We will never disclose your personal data to any third parties without your prior consent.

The granting of an SWLA Bursary conveys no responsibility for the welfare of a bursary applicant.

Declaration of aggreement