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Welcome to the June edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Live and Digital: Festival Making in the face of COVID '19
Irish language author Áine Ní Ghlinn announced as the sixth Laureate na nÓg.
Making Tracks – Virtual Residency and Digital Tour for Musicians
Grants and Awards
European Cultural Foundation – 2nd round of European Culture of Solidary Fund announced
Festival Investment Scheme 2021 Round 1
Creative Schools
Creative Schools 2020 – Application Deadline Extended
Creative Schools Television
News from the community
Architects in Schools 2020/2021 – Open Call for Schools
The dates for Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival 2021 have been announced: 3rd March - 14 March 2021
Call for a Curator to curate a Gaeltacht visual art exhibition, as part of Údarás na Gaeltachta’s 40 year celebrations
Equality, Human Rights, and Diversity
Tell me what it’s like to be you: Arts Council Director Maureen Kennelly blogs
Architects in Schools 2020/2021 – Open Call for Schools

The Irish Architecture Foundation are currently inviting applications from secondary schools for their Architects in Schools programme for 2020/21. The initiative places architects and architectural graduates in schools across Ireland. Closing date for applications: Friday 19 June 2020. For more information please visit https://architecturefoundation.ie/news/architects-in-schools-2020-2021-open-call-for-schools/ 

The Irish Architecture Foundation are currently inviting secondary schools to take part in our Architects in Schools initiative in 2020/21
Students learn how to research, design and communicate architectural ideas, always reimagining the spaces around them and sometimes even affecting change in their local built environment. If you’re curious about what’s involved, take a couple of minutes to watch a short film which documents the experience of schools who participated in 2019/20 - https://architecturefoundation.ie/news/architects-in-schools-online-exhibition/ 

The closing date for applications is Friday 19 June 2020. For further information and to apply please visit https://architecturefoundation.ie/news/architects-in-schools-2020-2021-open-call-for-schools/ 

Architects in Schools is funded by the Arts Council of Ireland, the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.