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YouTube launched applications for NextUp in February to support up-and-coming creators. Winners get access to an exclusive "creators camp" as well as a $2,500 voucher toward equipment. Tapped creators for this year's class include Jackson Bird, Sarah Snitch, and Cheap Lazy Vegan.
A forthcoming NextUp class is being offered to Japanese creators and applications are currently being accepted. Upcoming classes include NextUp camps in Berlin, Paris, Sao Paulo, Toronto, and Mumbai.
The full list of winning channels for NextUp 2016 is below:
The winning UK channels are…doyouknowellie
Bird Keeper Toby
Cheap Lazy Vegan
The winning US channels are…
Simple English Videos
The Art Sherpa
Angel Wong’s Kitchen
Painting with Jane
Mr. Fixt It
Nic and Pancho
Dahlia & Dia