Category: Funding

Funding Opportunities for Orchestras and Young Players. Also see the ‘Training’ category which contains notices of funding related training, particularly in relation to Léargas and Causeway youth exchange funding. In the headings, NI refers to Northern Ireland and ROI to Republic of Ireland.

Funding: Arts Council Music Bursary Award

Applications are now open for the Arts Council Music Bursary Award. The purpose of the Music Bursary Award is to support professional artists at any stage of their career to develop their art practice....

Ecclesiastical Movement for Good Awards

The Ecclesiastical Movement for Good Awards are currently open for nominations for charities in the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom. Phase 1 is currently open for charities to win a donation of...

Jerome Hynes Young Composers’ Award 2020

Applications are now open for the National Concert Hall‘s Jerome Hynes Young Composers’ Award 2020. This award of €2,500 is for the commission of a new work, which will be premiered at the National...

Irish Music Industry COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund

The Irish Music Industry COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to support Irish music creators has been set up by the Irish Music Rights Organisation (IMRO), the Irish Recorded Music Association (IRMA) and First Music Contact...

Funding: Artist and Youth Work Residency Scheme

The National Youth Council of Ireland’s Artist and Youth Work Residency Scheme is now open for applications. The Artist and Youth Work Residency Grant Scheme is designed to promote innovative partnerships between youth groups,...

Funding: Culture Ireland & Facebook #IrelandPerforms Fund

Culture Ireland and Facebook have announced the new #IrelandPerforms scheme for professional artists across all artforms, including musicians. The COVID-19 crisis has rapidly changed how artists present their work and reach audiences. As artists...

Funding: Arts Council Music Commissions Award

Applications are open for the Arts Council Music Commissions Award which supports fees paid to artists for commissions in the field of music. The primary purpose of this award is to facilitate creative partnerships...