This programme is now underway

DLWP sought young people, aged 18 to 25 from coastal East Sussex who wanted to develop their careers as music promoters.

The organization offered a paid one-year programme to discover and empower eight emerging music promoters to develop their careers within the vibrant live music scene of coastal East Sussex, from Eastbourne to Rye.”

Eight young participants have been selected and will receive micro-grants to promote and deliver a series of gigs at local venues, supported by talks, masterclasses and mentoring from music industry professionals and DLWP’s Talent Accelerator programme.

Find out more here.



The ERIC app is an shining example of a platform that brings resources and opportunities together for young people. The app filters live opportunities, projects, vacancies, schemes and programmes tailored to the needs of the young person.  A hyper bespoke tool where relevant content comes directly to you is tailor made for young people, a huge success, super engaging, and something we have been championing at Talent Accelerator.