Early Years Irish Language Arts Commission 2023

Early Years Irish Language Arts Commission 2023 - A Collaboration between Creative Ireland South Dublin, South Dublin Arts Office, Áras Chrónáin, and Naíonra Chrónáin.

We are looking for individuals, collectives, organisations or companies to develop exciting and ambitious new artistic work for an early childhood audience where the Irish language is a focal point. The commission is open to any art form. I would be grateful if you could pass this email to anyone who might be interested. Applications are made by visiting https://sdcc.submit.com or follow the link below.



  • Application open Wednesday 30th November
  • Artist's information event in Áras Chrónáin 14th December between 10.30-12pm. Present will be Director of Áras Chrónáin Brian O’ Gaibhin and South Dublin Council Assistant Arts Officer Meabh Butler
  • Last queries 10th January 2023 to Meabh Butler – mbutler@sdublincoco.ie
  • Applications closing date 5pm 20th January 2023
  • Assessment will take place week of the 23rd January 2023
  • Award Notification first week of February