The Professional Artists Support Scheme is designed to assist artists working in all art mediums (i.e visual art,literature,dance, film, digital media, sculpture, drama) born in or domicile in Offaly. Artists may only apply under one category.
Category A: Continuing Professional Development
Examples: Further training, mentoring,attendance at workshops, travel grants within Ireland and abroad. Tyrone Guthrie Residency applications are max two-week per individual (dependent on number of application received) -Applicant will need to supply evidence of invitation from Tyrone Gutherie Centre to be considered for funding.
Category B: New works in any genre
Examples: Materials assistance; research and development; production costs
Category C: Audience Initiatives
Examples: Audience research, documenting and recording development assistance publication and exhibition assistance, arts practice development in conjunction with arts or community groups
The examples above are a guide only. The scheme is open to other proposals that Professional Artists may wish to make relevant to their needs. Average grant is €500 -€1000. Consideration will be given in 2020to a limited number of exceptional projects that may require additional funding (subject to funding available).
For Application Form & Guidelines visit: offaly.ie/…