Feature Article
Welcome to the November edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Arts Council Announces Formation of Creative Schools Team
Age and Opportunity – Bealtaine Festival 2018
Grants and Awards
Reminder: Arts Council Artists in Community scheme - Bursary Award 2017: Collaborative Art and Activism
Bursary Awards next closing date - 5:30 p.m. Thursday, 25 Jan 2018
Touring and Dissemination of Work July and December 2018 / Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme Advance Planning 2019
Travel and Training Award 2018
News from the community
Open Call for Belltable:Connect Masterclass Series 1 supported by the Arts Council under the Theatre Artist Development Scheme
Creative Europe Desk
International News from the Creative Europe Desk – Culture Office
Bursary Awards next closing date - 5:30 p.m. Thursday, 25 Jan 2018

The deadline for the next round of the Arts Council's Bursary Awards is Thursday, 25 January 2018

The window for making an application opens on Tuesday, 19 December 2017.

The Bursary Award is available in the following artforms:

  • Architecture
  • Circus
  • Dance
  • Film
  • Literature (English Language)
  • Music
  • Opera
  • Street Art & Spectacle
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts

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.

Guidelines for each award are published on the available funding section on our website.

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.