Feature Article
Welcome to the February edition of our Newsletter
News this month
RAISE Phase 3 - Call for Expressions of Interest
Theatre Funding Clinics
The Arts Council announces successful recipients of Authored Works and Reel Art awards
Young Ensembles Scheme 2021
Writer-in-Residence/Fellowship appointments for 2021
Invitation to Collaboration | In the Open | Faoin Spéir
Grants and Awards
Deis Recording & Publication Award next closing date - 5:30 p.m, Thursday 1 April 2021
Agility Award 2021, Round 1
Arts Grant Funding 2022
Project Awards, Thursday, 15 April 2021
Theatre Project Award - Upcoming deadline
Creative Europe Desk
IN FOCUS Briefing Webinar
News from the community
Live out Loud – celebrating LGBTI+ youth
Job Description for the post of Deputy Director at the Irish Writers Centre
Wicklow ScreenDance Laboratory - Irish Choreographers Move to Screen – Call for submissions
You, Fin and the Play Between
From Access to Inclusion, an Arts and Culture Summit
Agility Award 2021, Round 1

Deadline: 5.30pm; Thursday 8 April, 2021

The window for making an application will open on Tuesday 9 March, 2021.

The Agility Award is open to individual artists and arts professionals, and is available across all art forms and arts practice areas supported by the Arts Council.


Purpose of this Award

The purpose of the Agility Award is to support practicing artists and arts practitioners to upskill through access to a professional development or training opportunity, and/or to spend a period of time focusing on developing an area of their practice or work.

The award guidelines award can be downloaded from the available funding section of the Arts Council's website the end of February.


Who can apply:

The award is open to individuals only.


Applications will only be accepted through the Arts Council's online services website and all supporting material must be submitted online.Applicants who have not previously used the online services site must register in advance of making an application.  It may take up to five working days for your registrations to be confirmed so it is very important that you register as early as possible.


We now provide updates and assistance on the use of online services through our Facebook page. Feel free to post or send us a message via the page if you need online services support when making a Capacity Building Support Scheme application: http://www.facebook.com/artscouncilireland