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ITV Studios encourage diversity through script writing competition for Manchester schools

Nine young people from schools in Manchester have won a school’s script writing competition organised by SharpFutures, a social enterprise which helps young people into careers in the creative and digital sector. The competition was run in association with ITV Studios. The students, aged 12 and 13 from the Eden Leadership Academies in Cheetham Hill, …

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SharpFutures contributes £2.4 million of social value in 5 years

A new report has revealed that SharpFutures, the social enterprise based at The Sharp Project in Manchester, has contributed £2.4 million of social value to the local economy since its inception in 2012. The independent survey carried out by North-West based independent social value experts, First Ark, was commissioned by SharpFutures to mark five years …

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Free Tour of The Sharp Project or The Space Project for Manchester Secondary Schools

Free Tour of The Sharp Project or The Space Project for Manchester Secondary Schools SharpFutures Discover are offering Manchester secondary schools one free tour of either The Sharp Project or The Space Project for up to 30 students.  During these visits, students and teachers will find out about the exciting CEIAG opportunities in the creative digital sector, as …

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Boy Meets Girl Season 2

News just in! – BBC2’s Boy Meets Girl – Season 2 Airs in July – watch this space… We can’t wait to see what happens next with Judy & Leo… Last year, we were invited behind the scenes during filming at The Space Project to help award-winning Production company Tiger Aspect, create a range of …

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Placement Showcase

As we’re starting to bring on our next cohort of 3-month Placements, this time they will be specialising in social Media. Take a look at work of our previous placements – who specialised in Production. Follow SharpFutures’s board SharpFutures Placement’s Showcase on Pinterest.