Grants and Opportunities

Grants and Bursaries

Leitrim County Council Arts Office provides financial assistance to individual artists, organisations and festivals to further their development and to help provide for arts activities in the county through the schemes listed below. Further details and application forms for these scheme are available through the appropriate link in the menu on the left.

Artists can also avail of opportunities through the many programmes which the arts office organises, such as TRADE, the Artist in Schools Scheme etc.  Further details of these opportunities can be found in the relevant part of the programmes section of the website.Funding is also available for both groups and individuals from a wide range of national organisations, details of which can be found in the links section on the main menu to the left.

Please note that the Individual Artists Bursary programme has three strands, the first of which is to provide funding directly to an artist to help them continue their development. The other two strands are to pay for an artists time to engage directly with a community group or for an artist to work with a professional arts organisation such as as a theatre company or an arts centre in order to bring the artist's work into production.

SchemeEligibilityClosing Date
Festivals and Events SchemeOrganisations hosting arts festivals and eventspassed
Individual Artists BursariesIndividual artists21 Nov 2014
  • Ireland Structural and Investment Funds
  • EU European Regional Development Fund