The purpose of Engaging with Architecture Scheme is to support ambitious, innovative and creative, high-quality projects – e.g. exhibitions, events, festivals and programmes. Its aim is specifically to enhance and extend the public’s experience of, and involvement with, architecture. There are two strands to the scheme: Strand 1- Idea research and development; Strand 2 – Project realisation and delivery.
Who can apply?
The Engaging with Architecture Scheme is open to individuals, local authorities and organisations.
Organisations in receipt of funding through other Arts Council grant programmes are eligible to apply.
The maximum grant offer available under Strand 1 is €5,000 and, under Strand 2, is €25,000.
Applications for Engaging with Architecture must be made directly to the Arts Council before 17:30 on Thursday, 20 August 2020. Guidelines and details of the application process will be published in July 2020 on our website on the available funding section.
Please note: Applications will only be accepted through the Arts Council’s online services website. It is recommended that new applicants allow five working days for registration prior to making an application.