Arts Grants and Bursary Awards

Arts Grants and Bursary Awards

The Annette Halpin Music Awards 2021

Closing Date: Friday 7th May, 5pm 2021

The aim of these awards is to support music education, music development and performance opportunities for young musicians/composers/singers living in South Dublin County Council’s Administrative Area. This might include but is not exclusive to master classes, purchase of instruments, recording, or travel. Proposals should demonstrate development in the context of the applicant’s work. The awards, €2000* in total, are supported by South Dublin County Council and The Halpin Family. The maximum award made to any one person will be €1,000.

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Artists Resilience Bursary Award 2021

Closing date: 28th April 2021

This Artists Resilience Bursary Award has been created by the elected representatives of South Dublin County Council as a support measure for artists of all disciplines, living in the South Dublin County Administrative area, in response to the impact of Covid 19 on the Arts sector.

The aim of the award is to enable artists to create and present an artwork in 2021. One award will be made to an artist from each of the county’s seven Local electoral areas.

The seven Local electoral areas:

  • Clondalkin.
  • Firhouse-Bohernabreena.
  • Lucan.
  • Palmerstown-Fonthill.
  • Rathfarnham-Templeogue.
  • Tallaght Central.
  • Tallaght South.

The maximum amount of any award is €5,500. Eligibility: Applicants must be living in South Dublin County Council administrative area.

Assessment Criteria and Conditions

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Applications can to be made online

Individual Artist Bursary Award 2021

Deadline: Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 16:00 PM

South Dublin County Council’s Individual Artists Bursary Award Scheme aims to provide support for individual artists of all disciplines living or working in South Dublin County to develop their practice and to further enhance their career within the arts. 

Applications are encouraged from artists engaging with challenging forms and concepts in their practice; artists working in any context; and artists exploring different ways of engaging with audiences. Proposals should endeavor to be developmental in the context of the artist’s work/medium and can include research, mentoring and education development at post graduate level.

The maximum amount of any award is €3,000.

Assessment Criteria and Conditions

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