The Creative Ireland Culture Team in Louth is pleased to announce an open call for Louth based local and community event organisers to submit applications for the Community Grant Fund 2021.
The purpose of this funding is to provide support in the research, planning and delivery of creative projects that have the capacity to develop into the future.
These creative projects can include music, literature, film, video, community arts, drama, dance, visual arts, architecture, archives and heritage.
The Community Grant Funding will provide support for:
- Placing creativity at the heart of economic development
- Innovative place-making projects in local areas
- Collaboration, and
- Professional development of creative practitioners and / or organisations.
Proposals must also include delivery of strategic objectives of the Louth Culture and Creative Strategy 2018 – 2022.
Please be aware that the awarding of this grant funding is subject to compliance with all statutory requirements and those pertaining to venues, as well as child safeguarding. Failure to comply will result in the grant funding being revoked. Please also adhere to the current covid-19 health restrictions in place at the time of event/programme.
Find more information about the Creative Ireland Programme and the Louth Culture and Creativity Strategy 2018-2022 here: https://www.creativeireland.gov.ie/app/uploads/2019/12/Louth.pdf
Submissions outlining your proposal, must be received by Tuesday 9th February 2021 at 4pm. Submissions by email only to email@example.com
Applications must include a contingency plan and solutions as to how the project can be delivered should further Covid-19 restrictions be put in place during the timeframe of the project.
The application form can be downloaded here.