Arts & Disability Ireland and the Arts Council announce new scheme

Arts & Disability Ireland and the Arts Council are happy to announce the continuation of Arts and Disability Connect (ADC), a scheme open to artists with disabilities working in any artform.
This scheme is designed to support artists with disabilities to make new and ambitious work. It offers artists the opportunity to: connect with other practitioners […]

PRS Funding For Individuals

The organisation funds individuals, working in any performing arts genre, with at least 18 months professional experience.
Scheme details Criteria
If you are a…
solo performer solo songwriter or composer individual promoter or event producer …working in any genre, with at least 18 months professional experience, you are able to apply for funding through this scheme.
Funding for Individuals supports grants of up […]

Culture Ireland Regular Grants

Culture Ireland offers support to Irish artists, arts organisations and international presenters to present work by Irish artists at significant international venues and festivals.
Scheme details Proposals are considered for events (e.g. performances, exhibitions or readings) the full costs of which cannot be met by the artist, company or international presenter. Culture Ireland considers applications for all […]

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation: Arts

From supporting the preservation and use of nationally significant collections to encouraging innovative new projects, Esmée Fairbairn has a long history of funding the arts and heritage sectors.
Scheme details Grants support organisations’ core or project costs, including staff salaries and overheads. We do not fund building or equipment costs, or individuals. 2014 grants ranged from £6k […]

The Arts Council – Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme

The Arts Council is the national agency for funding, developing and promoting the arts in Ireland. The Council recognises that the arts have a central and distinctive contribution to make to society.
Applications are invited for proposals seeking funding in support of initiatives that are of high artistic quality and that generally have a strong audience […]

Foras na Gaeilge – Youth Events Scheme

Foras na Gaeilge is the new body responsible for the promotion of the Irish language throughout the whole island of Ireland.
Through this scheme, Foras na Gaeilge is providing funding for suitable Irish Language activities for young people which aim “To advance, promote and strengthen the use of Irish”.  Suitable events that will provide young people with […]

North South Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme Re-opens for Applications

Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon announce fourth opening of applications for the North South Touring and Dissemination Scheme, open from Tuesday 7th April 2015.
Applications for the Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme, a joint initiative by the arts councils in Ireland and Northern Ireland, will re-open for applications […]

Age NI – First Steps To Funding Workshops

Age NI – First Steps To Funding Workshops The First Steps to Funding are a series of 3 workshops aiming to introduce older people’s groups/groups working with older people to appropriate funding. There is no charge for participants and each session is different (you can complete 1 or all of them). They last around 2 ½hrs . Age NI have been delivering them […]

CashBack for Creativity – Open Arts Fund for young people

CashBack for Creativity – Open Arts Fund for young people Deadline: 30 April 2015
YouthLink Scotland has launched the CashBack for Creativity: Open Arts Fund for 2015/16.
The Open Arts Fund is a strand of Creative Scotland’s CashBack for Creativity programme, which is being delivered in partnership with YouthLink Scotland. It is a part of the Scottish Government’s CashBack for Communities programme which reinvests the proceeds of […]

People’s Postcode Trust – Small Grants Programme

People’s Postcode Trust – Small Grants Programme Deadline: 30 April 2015
Grant recipients, Sense Scotland
Registered charities, CIOs, constituted voluntary and community groups, social enterprises, community interest companies (CIC), not-for-profit organisations and sports clubs are eligible to apply to the People’s Postcode Trust – Small Grants Programme. Grants range from £500 to £20,000 for organisations in Scotland and South of England and up […]
Voluntary Arts is the operating name of The Voluntary Arts Network (VAN) which is registered in Scotland as Company No. 139147 and Charity No. SC020345. Registered Office: 54 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7EH, Scotland, UK.