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Kildare Arts Service Awards and Opportunities 2009

Kildare Arts Service Awards and Opportunities 2009

**UPDATE** The 2009 Kildare County Council Arts Service awards are now closed. Details of the 2010 awards will be announced in January 2010, with a closing date of Mid March 2010. For further information you can contact the arts service on arts@kildarecoco.ie  

Kildare County Council Arts Service invites applications for the following :

Please note. Applications are being accepted in HARD COPY ONLY.

Email or faxed applications will NOT be considered

Note to Applicants


Applicants for all Kildare County Council Arts Service awards may like to consider the following comments from the 2007 adjudication panel before submitting their applications.

Download the notes here

 

Arts Act Grants Scheme

• Arts Education/ training projects
• Bursary awards for individual Kildare based artists for the development of their work.
• Assistance to groups/organisations/schools towards the cost of projects or events that stimulate public interest in and improve arts practice in the county.
• Assistance to groups / organisations for the purchase of equipment

 Download the Application form here

 

Cecil Day Lewis Literary Bursary Award

The annual Cecil Day Lewis Literary Bursary Award is open to both established and emerging writers and critics in all genres to enable
• Research:  towards the production of new writings
• Formal or informal training:  Participation in a professional or post-graduate course, mentoring, or other initiative, which will expand existing practice.

 Download the Application form here

 

Kildare Dance Summer School Bursary Award


Two bursary awards will be made to dancers, teachers or facilitators to participate in the Kildare Dance Summer School at NUI, Maynooth 20th- 24th July 2009.  The Summer School will have workshops in Choreography, Education, Youth dance and Dance with Disability.  The awards include tuition fees and light refreshments.   

 Download the Application form here

 

Tyrone Guthrie Residency Bursary Award


Two bursary awards will be made to artists from all fields for a two week stay at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, the artist’s workplace in Monaghan.  Artists will be selected on the basis of their previous achievements and the project they intend to further during their working residency. For information about the Tyrone Guthrie Centre see www.tyroneguthrie.ie

Download the Application form here

 

Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary Award


Two bursary awards are offered for participation on the DLI Summer School Saturday 1st – Saturday 8th August 2008. For information about the Drama League of Ireland see www.dli.ie

Download the Application form here

 

Recording Bursary @ Leixlip Library


Two Recording Bursaries awards are offered to emerging, established and professional musicians living in or from County Kildare. Each award will consist of 3 days recording time in the Recording Suite @ Leixlip Library with the House Engineer. For further information see www.kildare.ie/artsservice

Download the Application form here

 

Kildare County Council Arts Service Film Bursary Award

Kildare County Council Arts Service Film Bursary award is open to both established and emerging filmmakers in all genres
• To support and encourage original film production
• Enable formal or informal training :  Participation in a professional or post-graduate course, mentoring, or other initiative, which will expand existing practice

Download the Application form  here

 

 

Closing date for receipt of applications for each scheme is
5PM WEDNESDAY 18TH MARCH 2009.

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