Feature Article
Welcome to the May edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Theatre Information Clinic - Thursday 27th May at 11am - online
Paying the Artist Survey – 2020 impact
Grants and Awards
Arts and Disability Connect 2021
Arts and Disability Connect round one is now open!
Bursary Awards, Thursday, 24 June, 2021
Creative Production Supports
Festival Investment Scheme 2022 Round 1
Reel Art next closing date
Visual Arts Workspace Scheme
Agility Award 2021, Round 2
Creative Schools
Creative Schools 2021
Creative Europe Desk
Focus on Architecture in Europe and Ireland
Creative Europe Programme 2021 - 2027: spotlight on cultural heritage
News from the community
Mapping Arts and Disability provision in Mayo, Clare & Galway City – Researchers brief
artsandhealth.ie artist bursary 2021
Bursary Awards, Thursday, 24 June, 2021

The deadline for the next round of the Arts Council's Bursary Awards is Thursday, 24 June 2020 at 5.30pm

The window for making an application opens on Tuesday, 25 May, 2020.

The Arts Council provides Bursary Awards in order to assist individual artists in the development of their art practice. The award emphasises the value and benefit to an artist’s development that is derived from a focused period of engagement with their practice.

The upcoming round of the Bursary Award is available in the following artform areas:

  • Architecture
  • Arts Participation
  • Circus
  • Dance
  • Literature (English Language)
  • Literature (Irish Language)
  • Music
  • Street Arts & Spectacle
  • Theatre
  • Traditional Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Young People, Children and Education

Guidelines for each award will be published on the available fundingsection on our website in mid-May.

Please note

Applications will only be accepted through the Arts Council’s online services website. Applicants who have not previously used this system must register in advance of making an application. It is recommended that applicants allow five working days for registration prior to making an application.