|Artform and practice(s)||Architecture, Arts Centres, Local Place and Public Art|
|Applicant type||Individual Artist, Organisation|
|Collaborative application possible?||Yes|
|Telephone||01 618 02 08|
|Position||Literature, Film and Architecture Assistant|
The purpose of the Engaging with Architecture Scheme is to support ambitious, innovative and creative, high-quality projects – e.g. exhibitions, events, festivals and programmes. Its aim is specifically to enhance and extend the public’s experience of, and involvement with, architecture. The scheme is developmental and also seeks to build a network of architects, curators, arts programmers, festivals and arts centres in this area of practice.
There are two strands to the scheme. Funding is available under Strand 1 to support the research and development of a project or idea and, under Strand 2 which is designed to support the delivery of innovative, ambitious and idea-led projects.
Who can apply?
The Engaging with Architecture Scheme is open to individuals, local authorities and organisations.
Organisations in receipt of funding through other Arts Council grant programmes are eligible to apply.
The maximum grant offer available under Strand 1 is €5,000 and, under Strand 2, is €25,000.
Funded activities must take place within one year of notification of an offer of funding.
Who cannot apply?
Individuals currently in undergraduate or postgraduate education or who will be during the period for which this award is offered.
How do I apply for this?
- Download and read the guidelines available at the top right-hand corner of this page.
- Check if there is any mandatory supporting material that must accompany your application. We may provide a template for the supporting material. If so, you can download it from the supporting materials section at the top right-hand corner of this page.
- All applications must be made through the online services website. You will be able to upload a wide range of support materials in electronic format along with your application form.
- You must be registered with the online services website to make an application. If you are not already registered, we recommend you register for online services as far in advance of the deadline as possible, as it may take five days for your online services registration to be processed.
Still need help?
A listing of frequently asked questions about making an online application
A step-by-step video guide on how to download, complete and upload an application form for funding.
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