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11th Oct 2021
to 29th Oct 2021

Age Range
All ages

Creative Enterprise and Creative Entrepreneur Award 2021

Creative Ireland South Dublin, in partnership with LEO South Dublin, invites applications from Creative Enterprises and Creative Entrepreneurs working in the arts and crafts, design, fashion, furniture, glass making, etc. 

Awards will be made to proposals that demonstrate the development of business and craft skills for those pursuing a professional career in the sector. 

This award can be used towards the following items:

1. Materials for the development of a specific piece or body of craft and design.

2. The cost of a national or international design and craft based residency or specialised course/training or a mentorship in the craft and design discipline related to the Creative’s practice. 

3. The cost of participation in a relevant exhibition or trade event, whether national or international to enhance learning related to the Creative’s specific craft and design discipline/process and for networking and building contacts. 

​4. The cost relating to the set-up of a design or craft based studio/enterprise OR the further development of existing studio/enterprise. This support can be used towards studio equipment, raw materials, tools, fixtures and fitting, machinery, branding and signage or website.

Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.

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