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1st Jan 2021
to 31st Dec 2021

Age Range
All ages

dlr Creative Ireland Bursaries

dlr Creative Ireland Professional Development and Mentorship Bursaries:

Funding was given to arts practitioners working in a range of artforms including theatre, opera, music and visual art. This funding will support these artists to develop their practice through short term training courses, residencies in artist retreats and mentorship opportunities with a more experienced practitioner.

Bursaries were awarded to a maximum of €1,500

Funding was awarded to the following:

Aisling Smith


William Dunleavy

Saoirse Siné

Sonya Gildea

Fergal Styles

Rodrigo Almonte Zegarro

Ann Kavanagh

Grace Mogan

Charleen Hurtubise

Conor Prenderville

Sadhbh Malin

Darina Meagher

Andrea Scott

dlr Creative Ireland Arts Organisations Bursaries 2021

These bursaries focused on supporting cultural organisations and institutions in dlr in delivering new and existing programmes or initiatives to artists and the general public. Funding supported activities such as an animation festival, purchasing instruments for a youth band and the development of programmes for an over 50's dance club.

The following organisations received funding:

Dun Laoghaire Summer Organ Festival   €2500

Dublin Animation Film Festival €3000

dlr Mill Theatre €3000

Kaleidoscope Night €2000

Sandyford Youth Band €3300

Macushla South Dublin Dance Club 50 + €3,200

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

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