ArtLinks Bursaries 2019
Applications now closed for 2019
ArtLinks is a partnership of the four Local Authority Arts Offices in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford.
It is supported by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon. ArtLinks provides professional development opportunities and supports (eg mentoring, bursaries, networking, and training) for established and emerging artists who are resident in any one of the four partner local authority areas in the South East region.
Artists must be a member of ArtLinks to avail of these supports. Membership is free and is open to qualifying artists (both Professional and Emerging Artists) living in any one of the partner local authorities. If you are not already a member log on to www.artlinks.ie to register.
Bursaries are available in the following areas:-
Emerging Artist Award (for those commencing a career in the arts sector)
Professional Development Award (for professional artists)
Collaborative Award (for collaborative projects between ArtLinks members)
In total Wexford Arts Office awarded the largest amount of bursaries in 2019 with €25,000 awarded to a total of twenty artists in Wexford County across five art forms. The awards averaged between €1,000 - €2,200 each and covered music, literature, visual arts, dance and theatre.