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Viking Project Identity Contract

Published: 08 October 2015

Gokstad Ship, Viking Museum, Oslo Gokstad Ship, Viking Museum, OsloZoomShetland Amenity Trust is currently tendering for a creative agency to develop identity guidelines for the Follow the Vikings project.

Follow The Vikings is a 4-year EU Creative Europe project celebrating Viking heritage throughout Europe and has a particular emphasis on creativity and culture, including the creation of an international touring event. Key aims of the project include international networking opportunities, skills development, reaching new audiences, promoting borderless tourism and promoting Europe as a global tourism destination. The Lead Partner in the project is Shetland Amenity Trust.

The project is a Destination Viking Association initiative. The work carried out by the project will raise the visibility of the Council of Europe’s Viking Cultural Route which is managed by the Destination Viking Association.

The Destination Viking Association is an association of 14 organisations from 15 countries set up under Swedish law in 2007 to promote Viking heritage and borderless tourism.

Any agency interested in tendering for the contract to develop identity guidelines should note their interest through the Public Contracts Scotland website - http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/show/search_view.aspx?ID=OCT222587