|Artform and practice(s)||Arts participation, Visual arts|
|Applicant type||Individual Artist|
|Collaborative application possible?||Yes|
|External agency||Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform|
|Telephone||+ 353 87 954 8178|
|Position|| Coordinator, Visual Artists in Prisons Scheme|
Operated by Prison Education Service
This scheme is co-funded by the Arts Council and the Department of Justice, Equality and Reform and administered by the Prison Education Service. 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 forms should be directed to the Prison Education Service.
This scheme provides financial support to selected visual artists to conduct workshops over a period of 10 days in the education units in any of the Republic’s prisons. The maximum awarded per workshop is €2,400. A panel of interested and suitably qualified artists is currently being compiled. Interested individuals should contact the coordinator. Inclusion on the panel does not guarantee work.
None. Applications are accepted throughout the academic year.
Coordinator, Visual Artists in Prisons Scheme
Mobile: + 353 87 954 8178
How do I apply for this?
- Download and read the guidance notes available at the top right-hand corner of this page.
- Check if there is any mandatory supporting material that must accompany your application. We may provide a template for the supporting material. If so, you can download it from the supporting materials section at the top right-hand corner of this page.
- All applications must be made through the online services website. You will be able to upload a wide range of support materials in electronic format along with your application form.
- You must be registered with the online services website to make an application. If you are not already registered, we recommend you register for online services as far in advance of the deadline as possible, as it may take five days for your online services registration to be processed.
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