the luminous scholarship
We are passionate about helping creative business owners in the wedding industry make lasting changes that revolutionise both how they do business and what they get out of their lives. We know we make a huge difference, but we also recognise that for some, often those most in need, the very idea of investing in themselves is unthinkable.
That's why we founded The Scholarship. It's an all access pass to our services for free. No strings.
your chance to elevate your business for free
what's it all about?
There's no doubt we are living in challenging times. Covid has hit the wedding industry hard; sadly some businesses haven't survived and some are holding on by the skin of their teeth. We know that one of the keys to a successful luxury wedding photography business is quality not quantity. But to attract those high end clients you need a high end portfolio; our styled shoot workshop is designed to give you that, with bells on. The successful scholarship student this year will receive a free place on our Came House styled shoot workshop on the 6th October worth £895 plus three follow up business consultancy calls to help you carve out a plan for the future and ensure that your business can bring you creative and financial freedom in the long term.
how do I apply?
This year, there is one place available for a working wedding photographer. To apply, you need to fill in our application form which you can access below. By submitting your details below you'll be added to our newsletter, and will receive a copy of the application form via your inbox. Please make sure you add us ([email protected]) to your safe senders list. You can unsubscribe at any time. Applications are open until Monday 20th September and the successful applicant will be notified on Friday 24th September. Please note you must be available to attend the Came House workshop day on the 6th October.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many places are available?
This year we have one place available for a wedding photographer.
How will the successful applicant be chosen?
As with previous scholarships Kim has run, the applicants will be shortlisted to three, and then the successful candidate will be picked at random.
How do I apply?
Click the link below and you'll be added to the mailing list. You'll then be sent an email with a link to an application form. Fill in the form and voila, your application is in!
What about confidentiality?
All applications are treated with the strictest confidence. We will not reveal who the scholarship place is awarded to unless they wish to make this public. From previous experience, successful applicants have found making their journey public a rewarding experience, and one that adds an extra layer of accountability, but this is entirely at the discretion of the person.
This year the scholarship includes:
A place on the Came House styled shoot workshop on the 6th October
Three follow up business consultancy calls (via zoom) with Kim
A NOTE FROM KIM'S PREVIOUS SCHOLARSHIP STUDENTS
At a time when my brand needed refining and strengthening, Kim’s input was exactly what I needed. Calm, measured, and always relevant, Kim provided me with an amazing level of support both face to face and via calls. My brand is now stronger, more resilient and able to grow in the right direction, even weathering these more difficult times.
I can't quite express how grateful I am for Kim and the positive impact that her mentoring has had on my business. Within 6 weeks of implementing her advice, I had booked four new weddings with dream clients and I truly owe that to her support and expertise.
For the first time in my career, I have learnt to value my time and my craft. Thanks to your calm and intuitive conversation, I have been able to make changes that mean I am booking my ideal clients, my business is financially viable, I have survived a pandemic and I can say not to the clients that don't fit me!