The Arts Department of Wexford County Council offer two Drama League of Ireland Scholarships for the Drama League of Ireland’s Residential Summer School which takes place at the University of Limerick in July/August each year. Local amateur participants and members of drama societies are invited to apply for this scholarship.
The Drama League of Ireland (DLI) is the national representative body for amateur drama groups, societies and individuals. The Summer School facilitates participants' artistic development by furthering their knowledge and experience with other professionals involved in the theatre-making world.
There are many courses on offer at this year’s summer school designed to cater for a wide variety of interests and levels of experience. The scholarship, valued at €495, will cover the cost of a residential place at the Summer School and includes tuition, accommodation and meals.
Mairead Connaughton and Niall Hunter (2021)
Elaine Jordan and Margo O’Brien (2019)
Tim Connaughton and Kathleen Byrne (2018)
Carol Long and Denise Moules (2017)
Richard Lister and Sheila O'Kelly (2016)
Sally Stevens and Michele Burton (2015)
Jacqui Whelan and Breda Hayes (2014)
Thomas Kent and Michael Conway (2013)