Galway Community Circus; Wires Crossed (2019) Photo: Ecole De Cirque De Bruxelles
Co-funding award for Creative Europe Co-operation Projects
This Arts Council award is open to Irish arts organisations that have secured funding for artistic activities under the Co-operation Projects strand of the Creative Europe Culture Sub-Programme 2014-2020. Applications to the Arts Council for the Co-funding
Award for Co-operation Projects are made in the same calendar year in which an offer of funding is received from the EU. The Co-funding Award supports the Irish artistic elements of projects only.
The objectives and priorities of this award align with the Arts Council’s strategy, Making Great Art Work 2016–2025 and are:
Projects that recognise the value of international practice and relationships for both the applicant organisation and for individual artist
Projects that demonstrate the promotion and development of good practice in the area of audience development along with deepening and growing public engagement
Projects that contribute to ensuring the arts sector is skilled, resourceful and committed to its own renewal.