Theatre project award

Closing date: Closing date passed

Maximum awarded: €150000

Artform & practices: Theatre

Applicant type: Individual artist, Organisation

Collaborative application possible? No

Telephone: 01 6180200

Email: awards@artscouncil.ie


Purpose of award

This award supports projects commencing in 2014. The Theatre Project Award is designed to support the creation, presentation and production of theatre pieces across three strands of work.

Download 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.

Theatre project budget template*

Please note that applicants for the Theatre Project Award must supply a completed Theatre Project Budget Template, which can be downloaded here. The template should use the following naming convention: Budget_Template_Round_2_2014_[name of project]

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 40 MB in total) along with your application form.

The window for making an online application opens on 18 Febuary 2014.

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.
  • 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

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