Feature Article
Welcome to the October edition of our newsletter
News this month
Arts Council Community Engagement Guidelines
Call for applications: Writer in Residence positions in Irish universities in 2021
Festivals team to host two virtual clinics for the Capacity Building Support Scheme in October 2020
Traditional Artist in Residence
FILM ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT UCC - Call for applications
Research consultants appointed for Culture Night
News from the community
Roscommon County Council Music Commission 2020/2021
Open House Dublin - The Extraordinary Ordinary Online + On-Site, 8–11 October 2020
Pipers and harpers invited to enter Seán Ó Riada Gold Medal competition
Call for applications: Writer in Residence positions in Irish universities in 2021

The Arts Council Writer in Residence was established to provide a stimulating environment for the resident writer, and afford a degree of financial support to concentrate on their own practice. Additionally, the residency brings energy and dynamism to the university, and allows students and faculty to engage with a practicing writer for a concentrated period.

Applications are now open for the following Writer in Residence positions:

              Irish-language Writer in Residence, Dublin City University

              Writer in Residence, NUI Galway

              Writer’s Fellowship, Trinity College Dublin

              Writer in Residence, University College Cork

              Writer in Residence, University College Dublin  

              Writer in Residence, University College Limerick

Writers must apply directly to the University.  Individual advertisements can be downloaded from the Arts Council website here.  Closing date for all positions is 5.30pm Thursday 29 October 2020.