Artist in the community scheme bursary award

Closing date: Closing date passed

Maximum awarded: €10000

Artform & practices: All

Applicant type: Individual artist

Collaborative application possible? No

External agency: Create

External agency web address: www.create-ireland.ie

Contact: Katherine Atkinson

Position: Project Support and Professional Development

Telephone: 01 473 6600

Email: support@create-ireland.ie


Arts Council’s Artist in the Community Scheme - Bursary Award 2013: Arts and Cultural Diversity

The Arts Councils Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2013: Arts and Cultural Diversity aims to support individual professional artists in any artform working in the field of arts and cultural diversity. This is the fourth year that the Arts Council has provided a €10,000 bursary award as part of the Artist in the Community Scheme, which is managed by Create.

Purpose and priorities of the award

The purpose of the bursary award is to support and nurture professional arts practice and it is specifically aimed at an artist who has worked collaboratively in the context of cultural diversity.

The award of €10,000 provides the selected artist with the time and resources to research, reflect upon and re-consider arts practice realised in culturally diverse contexts.

Deadline

Deadline for applications: Thursday 24 October 2013 at 5pm.

For further information

Please contact Create (see above for details)

It is expected that the successful applicant will share the learning arising from the bursary with the arts and cultural diversity sector. Create will work in partnership with the Centre for Creative Practices in providing information sessions and on the selection process.
Create, in partnership with the Centre for Creative Practices, will host information and discussion events for interested artists. Details will be posted on the Create website www.create-ireland.ie and on CFCP’s website www.cfcp.ie

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