Publications/Title-by-Title scheme

Closing date: Closing date passed

Maximum awarded: €25000

Artform & practices: Literature (English language), Literature (Irish language)

Applicant type: Organisation

Collaborative application possible? No

Contact: Mathilde Veldt

Position: Literature Assistant

Telephone: 01 619 7807


Purpose of the award

To assist in the production of high quality literary titles and journals, and their promotion and dissemination to a wide audience.

The award will support work in the following areas: 

  • Fiction 
  • Creative non-fiction
  • Children’s literature 
  • Poetry
  • Drama
  • Graphic novels and illustrated picture books

Award guidelines

You can download the guidelines as a PDF or as a large format Word doc. If this does not meet your needs, please contact the Arts Council.


The deadline for the scheme is 5.30 pm, Thursday 12 September 2013.

Budget template

You must also submit a detailed budget as part of this application, please use template below:

Please note: This scheme is not intended as a top up to existing funding under the Arts Councils recurring funding programmes (Annual Funding, Annual Programming, RFO). Organisations in receipt of funding under the Publications/Title by Title Scheme will not be eligible for funding under the Arts Councils recurring funding programmes for 2014/2015.

Online services

The Arts Council has an online services website. All applications must be submitted through the online services website. You can upload a wide range of support materials in electronic format (up to 20 MB in total) along with your application form.

The window for making an online application opens on 13 August 2013.

Before you will be able to make an online application you will have to register with the site. It may take up to five working days for your registrations to be confirmed so it is very important that you register as early as possible. To register now click here.

For information 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.
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