Funding | Young People, Children, and Education Bursary Award 2018

Closing date: Thursday 12 July, 5.30pm

The Young People, Children, and Education Bursary Award supports individual professional artists working with, and producing work for, children and young people across a range of artforms. The purpose of the award is to support professional artists to develop their art practice. The award provides artists with the time and resources to think, research, reflect on and develop their artistic practice.

Maximum awarded €10,000

Download guidelines and application details here:,-children,-and-education-bursary-award/

Information Session:
The Arts Council, in association with Baboro International Arts Festival for Children will host an information session about the Young People, Children and Education (YPCE) Bursary Award on 19 June 2018 from 1.30 – 4pm in the Town Hall Theatre Studio, Courthouse Square, Galway.

The purpose of this session is to share the objectives and priorities for this award and to offer practical guidance on the application process. There will also be an opportunity to hear from previous recipients about how they have used the award to develop their practice.

Please register to attend the information session by email:

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