dlr Emerging Artists Bursaries and Creative Ireland Awards 2023

dlr Emerging Artist Bursaries 2023

Closing Date: April 14th at 1pm

Emerging Artist Bursaries support individual emerging artists from Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown to further their practice through the creation of new work at this vital stage in their career. Successful recipients will receive an award of €2,000 for the development and creation of new work during the period July-December 2023.

Individual artists working with all artforms (architecture, circus, craft, dance, film, literature, music, opera, spectacle, street art, theatre, traditional arts and visual arts) are eligible to apply. Artists must live in, be practicing in or be originally from Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown.

There will be an online briefing session on March 30th at 10.30am, to book a place contact cbrown@dlrcoco.ie

dlr Emerging Artist Bursaries 2023 are funded by The Arts Council.

For more details or to make an application see www.dlrcoco.ie/en/funding-opportunities/emerging-artist-bursaries


dlr Creative Ireland Awards 2023 - Funded by Creative Ireland

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council is delighted to invite applications for dlr Creative Ireland Awards which focus on supporting arts and cultural organisations, collectives and groups in delivering new and existing programmes or initiatives that help create Creative Communities in dlr. Applicants from Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown such as theatres, galleries, choirs, artist studios, artists collectives; theatre, music, dance, circus and spectacle companies; amateur dramatic and musical societies are eligible to apply.

dlr County Council is pleased to also welcome submissions from arts or cultural organisations and groups based outside the County for programmes or initiatives which will have a significant impact on our Creative Communities in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown. Only not for profit organisations and groups are eligible to apply.

This funding opportunity forms part of the Dún Laoghaire- Rathdown Culture and Creativity Strategy 2023 -2027 funded by Creative Ireland and delivered by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Empowering Creative Communities is a key strand of our new strategy which will enable people to work together to transform their communities, their lives and their environment through creativity.Creative Ireland is a culture-based programme designed to promote individual, community and national wellbeing. The core proposition is that participation in cultural activity drives personal and collective creativity, with significant implications for individual and societal wellbeing and achievement.

dlr Creative Ireland awards offer the opportunity to secure funding to support the development of our local creative communities though projects, events and capacity building.

The awards will support activity taking place from July to December 2023. Applicants will be informed of the outcome in early June. An online briefing session will take place on 27th March at 10.30. To book a place contact cbrown@dlrcoco.ie

For more details and to make an application see www.dlrcoco.ie/en/funding-opportunities/creative-ireland-bursaries