Feature Article
Welcome to the November edition of our Newsletter
News this month
The Arts Council and ESRI have published a landmark study ‘Arts and Cultural Participation among Children and Young People
ART: 2016: The Arts Council’s programme as part of Ireland 2016
PLACES MATTER: What happens when we invest in the arts?
The Laureate for Irish Fiction presents the Long Night of the Short Story
Hugh Travers appointed as Film Artist in Residence at UCC
Grants and Awards
Bursary Awards next closing date - 5:30 p.m. Thursday, 19 Jan 2017
Travel and Training Award 2017
Young People, Children and Education Programme Activity Fund 2017 now open for applications
Reminder: New Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme Closing Dates announced
Reminder: Arts Council Artist in Community scheme - Bursary Award 2016: Collaborative Film
News from the community
Open Call for Belltable:Connect Theatre Makers
Creative Europe Desk
International News from the Creative Europe Desk – Culture Office
Reminder: Arts Council Artist in Community scheme - Bursary Award 2016: Collaborative Film

The Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2016 aims to support individual professional filmmakers working in the area of collaborative film. The Arts Council has provided this €10,000 bursary award as part of the Artist in the Community Scheme, which is managed by Create, the national development agency for collaborative arts, on behalf of the Arts Council.

The purpose of the Bursary Award is to support and nurture professional arts practice and it is specifically aimed at a filmmaker who has a track record of working collaboratively with communities of place or interest. The Bursary Award of €10,000 provides the selected filmmaker with time and resources to carry out research and to reflect on practice. More particularly, the Bursary allows the filmmaker to consider key questions associated with creating film using collaborative methodologies.

NB: This Bursary Award does not fund the production of films or film projects.

It is expected that the successful applicant will share the learning arising from the Bursary with the wider film community and collaborative arts sector. Create will work in partnership with Filmbase in providing information sessions and on the selection process. Further details on sessions will be available on www.create-ireland.ie


Deadline: 14 November at 5pm


For further information, email Katherine Atkinson, Project Support, Professional Development at support@create-ireland.ie



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