The Arts Council is currently accepting Proposals for the Arts and Disability Connect Grant Program to support artists with disabilities to be ambitious, to develop their practice and to connect with arts organisations and arts professionals in Ireland.
Funded by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon and managed by Arts & Disability Ireland ADC continues to be tailored closely to the needs of artists living in the Republic of Ireland in a way that complements other funding opportunities available.
This scheme is designed to support artists with disabilities to make new and ambitious work.
It offers artists the opportunity to:
a) make a change in their practice;
b) ‘step up’ in terms of scope and scale;
c) engage in new learning experiences;
d) develop new working relationships;
e) buy time to research and develop work;
f) to make and present new work to audiences.
Utilize This Offer
Arts and Disability Connect has been created in response to the changing needs of the sector in the Republic of Ireland.
Applicant type: Individual Artist.
Arts and Disability Connect has four funding strands:
• Arts and Disability Connect New Work - Maximum award of €15,000;
• Research and Development award - Maximum award of €5,000;
• Arts and Disability Connect Mentoring - Maximum award of €3,000;
• Arts and Disability Connect Training - Maximum award of €1,000.
Closing date: Monday 24 May 2021.
For more information, please visit http://www.artscouncil.ie/Funds/Arts-and-Disability-Connect/