|Closing date ||17:30, Thursday 13 April 2023|
|Artform and practice(s)||Arts Centres, Festivals, Local Place and Public Art|
|Applicant type||Group, Organisation, Local authority, , |
|Collaborative application possible?||Yes|
|Position||Local Arts and Strategic Development Assistant|
Culture Night Late is designed to support events that will begin after 9pm and continue late into the night on Culture Night, Friday 22 September 2023. The award is offered in partnership with the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport
and Media under the Night Time Economy Taskforce to offer audiences a greater diversity in their Culture Night experience late into the night, and to encourage more-inclusive and innovative late-night arts events suitable for a range of audience types
into the future.
The scheme is rooted in the policies set out in the Arts Council’s ten-year strategy (2016–25), Making Great Art Work: Leading the Development of the Arts in Ireland (see here: http://www.artscouncil.ie/arts-council-strategy/)
and in the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media Report of the Night-Time Economy Taskforce (see here: https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/c1ba7-report-of-the-night-time-economy-taskforce/).
The award will support:
a) (Strand 1) local-authority-identified-and-led late-night flagship events with an audience capacity of over 500 people in partnership with one or more arts centres/arts organisations/arts festivals and/or curators, or
b) (Strand 1) arts centre/arts organisation/arts festival-led late-night flagship events with an audience capacity of over 500 people in partnership with the respective local authority, or
- c) (Strand 2) arts centres that wish to apply for additional funding to support a late night opening on Culture Night.
Download FAQ’s for Culture Night Late here
Deadline is 5.30pm, Thursday, 13th April 2023
How do I apply for this?
- Download and read the guidelines 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.
Still need help?
A listing of frequently asked questions about making an online application
A step-by-step video guide on how to download, complete and upload an application form for funding.
A listing of funding-related tweets