Theatre artist residency scheme

Closing date: 01/05/2014

Maximum awarded: €20000

Artform & practices: Theatre

Applicant type: All

Collaborative application possible? Yes

Contact: Maeve Giles

Telephone: 01 618 02 20


The purpose of this scheme is to offer theatre artists the opportunity to create a year-long work programme in partnership with venues and local authorities. The specific contents of the work programme will be designed by the theatre artist in collaboration with the venue and/or local authority .


The deadline for this scheme is 5.30pm Thursday 1 May 2014.

PLEASE NOTE: Applications must be submitted using the Arts Council’s online services website.

Online services

The Arts Council has recently launched its online services website which will allow for applications to be submitted entirely on line. All applicants are required to use the online services website. Applications
and supporting documentation will not be accepted in hard copy

The window for making an online application opens on 1 April 2014.

Before you will be able to make an online application you must register with the site. It may take up to 5 days for your registration to be confirmed so it is very important that you register as early as possible. To register and to make an application go to the online services website.

For information and help on how to make an online application please go to the following links.

  • Online services FAQs: a listing of frequently asked questions about making an online application
  • Youtube: A step-by-step video guide on how to download, complete and upload an application form for funding
  • Twitter: a listing of funding-related tweets

Scheme guidelines

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