Shape My City Youth Programme

Applications are now open for the Architecture Centre's 2018 programme.

When can I apply?

From Sun 21 January Until Mon 19 February

What does it involve?


Interested in design and creativity?
Like learning new skills and meeting people?
Want to gain your Arts Award accreditation?

The Architecture centre is looking for 15-18 year olds from Bristol who would like to part in our 2018 creative careers project.

The programme runs from March - November 2018. Application deadline is 19th February 2018.

It is an opportunity for young people to get involved with industry professionals and to gain new knowledge, skills and confidence. Shape My City is targeted at girls and young people from Black and Minority Ethnic backgrounds, but is open to anyone.

Participation in the project gives young people an opportunity to:
- work with and learn from built environment/design professionals and university students
- achieve Arts Award accreditation
- gain valuable experience to enhance college/university applications
- connect with other young people across the city
- co-produce a creative public event

The project aims to:
- develop knowledge and skills about design, public art, landscaping, sustainability, planning, heritage and citizenship in young people
- develop understanding and appreciation of the art form of architecture and the impact it has on people’s lives

How do I apply?

How to apply

To find out more and to apply visit:

Deadline for applications for the 2018 programme: Monday 19 February 2018.