Deutsche Bank Award for Creative Enterprise

Excelling in an arts career is not simply about being the best artist or performer. For seven in ten working in music, performing and visual arts sectors, enterprise skills and business mentoring are essential tools to succeed.

- Ann Drew,
Director at Arts & Business

The Deutsche Bank Awards for Creative Enterprise (DBACE) aim to help the next generation of creative entrepreneurs turn their ideas into reality. Since 1993, the DBACE Awards have helped over 175 projects and businesses to launch and 2,400 students with business planning. Almost £1.5 million has been donated by Deutsche Bank to support graduating art students at a critical point in their careers and more than 30 Deutsche Bank professionals volunteer to provide mentoring each year.

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