Leitrim County Council Publishes 2021 Arts Programme Deadlines and Funding Opportunities

Leitrim County Council Arts Office has published application details and closing dates for a number of funding programmes that artists and arts organisations can apply for this year. The Arts Office has also published details of other programmes where community groups, youth groups, businesses, schools etc. can become involved in creative projects.

Details and links to all opportunities are below.


ProgrammeEligibilityClosing DateStatus
Arts Festivals - Call for Expressions of interestFestival & Event OrganisersFriday 5th MarchClosed for 2021
Creative Ireland Open Call - Call 1Community Groups/NGOs/Arts CentresFriday 5th MarchClosed for 2021
Artists Collaboration SchemeArtists (Leitrim)Friday 26th MarchClosed for 2021
Artists Mentoring ProgrammeArtists (Leitrim/Creative Frame)Friday 26th MarchClosed for 2021
Small Sparks - Call for CompaniesLeitrim BusinessesFriday 26th MarchClosed for 2021
Artist in Schools - Call for SchoolsPrimary SchoolsFriday 26th MarchClosed for 2021
Cruinniu na nOg (12th June) - Call for applicationsYouth, Community or Arts GroupsFriday 23rd AprilOpen now
Creative Ireland Co-Support SchemeArtists (Leitrim)Friday 23rd AprilOpen now
Creative Ireland Tech Support ProgrammeTech Hubs/ArtistsFriday 23rd AprilOpen now
Small Sparks - Call for artistsArtists (Local/National/International)Friday 28th MayOpen now
International Arts ProjectsArtists (Leitrim)Friday 23rd JulyNot open yet
Creative Ireland Open Call - Call 2Community Groups/NGOs/Arts CentresFriday 23rd JulyNot open yet
John McGahern AwardWriters (National)Friday 23rd JulyNot open yet
Culture night - Call for ApplicationsCommunity Groups/NGOs/Arts CentresFriday 23rd JulyNot open yet
Platform 31Artists (Leitrim)to be confirmedNot open yet
Creative Ireland Internship ProgrammeCultural OrganisationsFriday 17th SeptNot open yet
Individual Artist Bursary ProgrammeArtists (Leitrim)Friday 19th NovNot open yet



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