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Welcome to the October edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Tradition Now 2019 at the National Concert Hall presented in partnership with The Arts Council
Date for the diary - Festival Conference 2020
Creative Writing Fellow position at University of Limerick in 2020
Scoileanna Ildánacha/Creative Schools: Another 150 new schools announced
Creative Schools National Celebration Events
Tender published to manage and deliver Creative Places Tuam
Grants and Awards
Festival Investment Scheme 2020 Round 2
Travel and Training Awards for festivals in 2019
News from the community
Chief Executive Officer: Dance Ireland
Creative Europe Desk
Free Creative Europe networking event during Dublin Theatre Festival
Music Moves Europe: Call for applications
European Union Youth Orchestra 2020 Auditions in IRELAND!
European Union Youth Orchestra 2020 Auditions in IRELAND!

The European Union Youth Orchestra is funded by the Creative Europe Programme and its mission is to bring together the most talented young musicians from all EU member states in an orchestra “united by a shared sense of European heritage, innovation, and the constant pursuit of excellence”. You can read more about the orchestra here.

The next round of auditions for the 2020 Orchestra will be held across Europe between September and December 2019.


The deadline for Irish applicants is Friday 25 October with auditions happening on Friday 15 November in Dublin. You can read more about the process and download the application form on the EUYO website here.