Twenty-one grants are to be allocated to a range of community groups, organisations and individuals from Creative Waterford funding. The successful applicants to the Creative Waterford Open Call 2021 scheme were notified of their grants at the end of April. Waterford City and County Council Culture Team manages this funding on behalf of Creative Ireland.
Katherine Collins, Creative Waterford Coordinator said “Creative Waterford received 67 applications for grants this year. The standard of applications has been exceptionally high. We are delighted that there is such a strong spirit of optimism in the community. Groups, festivals, individuals and organisations are seizing the opportunity to get back out telling their stories & celebrating their creativity.”
Grants were awarded to:
David Bjelac and Christopher Halligan
Calmast, Waterford Institute of Technology
Carbally Community Development Project
Clonea Power Old School CLG
GOMA Gallery of Modern Art
Waterford Youth Arts
Waterford Sustainable Living Initiative (SLi)
Waterford Educate together parents association.
Wendy Livingstone L Shanahan
LINC (LINC Out)
The Waxed Lemon
Waterford Maritime Community History
Dún Garbhán le Gaeilge
Pride of the Deise
Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.