Creative Ireland Clare invited applications for Project Awards that will develop bodies of work with a public interface/engagement. Funding could be used to support events/projects that focus on cultural activity involving the Arts, creative industries, heritage, film and animation. Projects/events as Gaeilge are welcome. Applictons should creatively explore one of the following themes:
- well-being of communities (geographical or communities of interest)
- cultural heritage and traditions
- sense of place
- heritage (which may include historical exploration)
- STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths)
Projects can be submitted through any format, e.g. visual art, film, music, theatre, dance, etc and may cover the Arts and Heritage sector. Projects can either be new initiatives or, in the case of projects/programmes of activity currently underway, they should be able to show a marked development in how this award would impact on the local community, in terms of scale or scope of the project. Applicants are asked to refer to the Clare Culture and Creativity Strategy 2018-2022 at https://www.creativeireland.gov.ie/en/creative-communities/clare.
Closing date for applications is Friday, 17 January 2020 at 12 noon.
The fund was administered by Clare County Council and evaluated by an independent Assessment Panel chosen by the Clare Creative Ireland Culture Team.
Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.