Arts and Disability Awards Ireland

Closing date: Closing date passed

Maximum awarded: €5700

Artform & practices: Arts and disability

Applicant type: Individual artist

Collaborative application possible? No

External agency: Arts & Disability Forum

External agency web address:

Contact: Gillian Porter

Position: Administrator

Telephone: 048 9023 9450


Operated by the Arts and Disability Forum

This Arts and Disability Awards Ireland Scheme is co-funded by the Arts Council and the Arts Council of Northern Ireland. It is administered by the Arts and Disability Forum (ADF). Please note that this award may be subject to different conditions and criteria than the awards directly administered by the Arts Council. Requests for information or application form should be directly to the ADF.


The Arts and Disability Awards provide financial support for individual disabled artists living in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, working across all artforms and impairment categories. The scheme aims to challenge and inspire creativity, experimentation and artistic excellence. Each applicant can apply for a maximum of £5,000 or the euro equivalent. The grants are to enable the production of new work.

Information packs and application forms, in various formats, are available on the ADF website,, by email from or by post from the address below.


4.00 pm Wednesday 19 June 2013

Contact details

The Arts and Disability Forum

Ground Floor109/113 Royal Avenue

Belfast BT1 1FF

Northern Ireland

Tel: +44 28 9023 9450 (048 9023 9450 from the Republic of Ireland)

Fax: +44 28 9024 7770 (048 9024 7770 from Republic of Ireland)

Textphone: +44 28 9032 5744 (048 9032 5744 from Republic of Ireland)



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