Grants & Opportunities

Leitrim County Council Arts Office provides financial assistance to individual artists to further their development, and to organisations and festivals to support the provision of high quality arts activities in the county through the schemes listed below. Further details and application forms for these scheme are available through the appropriate link in the menu on the left.

Artists can also avail of opportunities through the many programmes which the arts office organises, such as Creative Frame, Spark and Small Sparks, the Artist in Schools Scheme etc.  Further details of these opportunities can be found in the relevant part of the programmes section of the website.

 

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

 

It is a condition of all awards that, where appropriate, it should be evident that the project has been made possible through the support of Leitrim County Council and any relevant funding parter of the council such as Creative Ireland or The Arts Council and the logos of Leitrim County Council and its partners included in all credits and publicity material. These can be downloaded here below.

LEITRIM COUNTY COUNCIL LOGO (on light backgrounds)
LEITRIM COUNTY COUNCIL LOGO (on dark backgrounds)
ARTS COUNCIL LOGO (on light backgrounds)
ARTS COUNCIL LOGO (on dark backgrounds)
CREATIVE IRELAND LOGO

 

 

 

  • EU Sturctural Fund
  • European Union