As a Social Enterprise we support talented makers by providing sponsored places at our incubators.

All Awards and Bursaries comprise business support provided by Cockpit as well as subsidised studio space for at least one year.

To apply, read the relevant Call for Entries document and complete the online application form. The FAQ’s document gives information about applying for a studio at Cockpit.


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Please note: Our Awards and Bursaries are not open to current studio holders at Cockpit.

If you require any of the following documents in a different format, please contact Maxine at or call 020 7419 1962 and leave a message.

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Harriet’s Trust Award at Cockpit
The three-year Harriet’s Trust Award is aiming to support a talented maker working in any craft discipline with a
commitment to high quality craftsmanship. With this very generous Award, the recipient will receive tailored business
support and a heavily subsidised space in a shared studio for up to three years. Please read the Call for Entries for the full details of this Award.

Read the Call for Entries

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Deadline: 18 December at Midnight

Award Sponsor: Harriet’s Trust

Opportunities are supported by “The Leathersellers’ Company Charitable Fund, The Worshipful Company of Feltmakers, The S.H.A Charitable Trust, The New Craftsmen, The Haberdashers’ Company, The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers Charitable Trust, The Radcliffe Trust, Harriet’s Trust, Worshipful Company of Glass Sellers, The Worshipful Company of Tin Plate Workers alias Wire WorkersClear Insurance Management, The Newby Trust, The Clothworkers’ Company, The Worshipful Company of Turners, The Arts Society and Cockpit”

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