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2016 external selection panel

Each selector was given the applicants bio and 3 images they had sent along with their submission document. The exhibition was just under 50% over subscribed making the selection challenging for our selection panel.



Elizabeth Armstrong BA, MSc, MBPsS, FRSA

Elizabeth graduated from Sussex University where she studied History and History of Art. She founded and was the Head of Cambridge Arts & Sciences Independent Sixth Form College (CATS) and Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts (CSVPA) for 23 years and Co-Founder of Cambridge Education Group (CEG), global education specialists. 

During her headship Elizabeth designed and founded Cambridge's first independent Art Foundation Course and later went on to establish the town's first Independent Drama Foundation Course in conjunction with the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA).
Elizabeth has devoted her life's work to the education of teenagers and young adults, energetically pursuing her ideals and promoting art in education; she has been a teacher, mentor and remains a committed educationalist. 
Her specialist interests include the importance of art in education, approaches to artistic training and learning through art. She is a sponsor of local art, music and drama organisations and a member of the Royal Society of Arts.