Grants and Opportunities

Grants and Opportunities

Name: Artists Care Exchange Facilitator with Age & Opportunity

Deadline: 19 April, 2024

Age & Opportunity is seeking tenders from key individuals with an interest and background in the arts and older people in a care context, to act as facilitator for the third iteration of the Artists Care Exchange (ACE), an Age & Opportunity Arts initiative. They wish to appoint a facilitator from September to December 2024, with some additional work in the recruitment of participants in June/July. The deadline is 5pm on 19 April, 2024

Name: Trinny London: Make-Up Artist

Deadline: 15 April, 2024

Are you ready to rethink your routine? Trinny London is looking for a full-time make-up artist to join their sparkling new Dublin team (coming soon). A Trinny London Artist is the true heart of where everything happens. The deadline is 15 April, 2024

Name: IMMA: Open Call

Deadline: 12 April, 2024

The Irish Museum of Modern Art invites applications from interested artists, collectives and community groups through their Open Call: Earth Rising 2024. The climate crisis represents one of the greatest challenges of our time, requiring collective efforts to mitigate its impacts and ensure a sustainable future for generations to come. The deadline is 5pm on 12 April, 2024

Name: Development Coordinator with Galway Community Circus

Deadline: 8 April, 2024

Galway Community Circus seeks to appoint a Development Coordinator to support the development and implementation of their fundraising strategy, increase income generation, and diversify funding streams to help them deliver upon their artistic ambitions across an exciting portfolio of programmes and partnerships. The deadline to apply is 5pm on 8 April, 2024.

Name: Art Studio Manager with Alternative Experiences

Deadline: 3 April, 2024

Alternative Experiences is seeking an art studio manager. They are looking for a person who is outgoing, organised, and reliable to join their vibrant team. The ideal candidate will have excellent customer service skills, can manage and lead a team, can work in a busy environment, and also be able to have the craic. The deadline is 3 April, 2024

Name: Artist Mentoring Award 2024 (AIC)

Deadline: 13 May, 2024

The Artist Mentoring Award sits within a suite of offerings under the Artist in the Community Scheme (AIC). It aims to offer capacity building and arts practice development for collaborative, socially engaged artists. There will be five artist mentors and five artist mentees. The deadline is 5pm on 13 May, 2024

Name: Create and Counterpoints Arts: Summer School 2024

Deadline: 15 April, 2024

Create and Counterpoints Arts are pleased to announce the 2024 Summer School on Collaborative Practice and Social Change for up to 14 artists and cultural activists. The Summer School will take place over six days: 10 – 15 June 2024, at Killary Lodge, Co Galway. The deadline is 5pm on 15 April, 2024.

Name: Ink Marbling Workshop with Annie Laing

Deadline: 13 April, 2024

This workshop with visual artist Annie Laing will explore water marbling. Annie will guide you through the process of floating and manipulating ink pigments on water. The cost is €8 and no previous experience is required. The workshop date and time is 2.30 – 4pm on 13 April, 2024.

Name: Catalyst Residency with Create & Fire Station Artists’ Studios

Deadline: 8 April, 2024.

The Catalyst Residency, offered in partnership by Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios (FSAS), offers a socially engaged artist from an under-represented ethnic background a one-month residency in Dublin 1 during June 2024. The deadline is 8 April, 2024.

Name: Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme

Deadline: 3 April, 2024

The Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme 2024/2025 is open for applications. This competitive grant scheme offers the opportunity for funding under three Strands, for festivals and events taking place between 1 October, 2024 and 30 September, 2025. The deadline is 4pm on 3 April, 2024.

Name: Workshop: Planning, Printmaking, and Publishing for the People

Deadline: 3 April

This workshop explores the creative intersection between socially engaged planning, print, and publishing with activist Mpho Mokotso and artist Kate O’ Shea. To apply, please email Vance Lau at producer(at) with 100-200 words on why you are interested in attending this workshop, and your latest biography/1-3 lines about your professional background. The workshop date and time is 10am – 4pm on 3 April.

Name: The Caterpillar Poetry Prize 2024

Deadline: 31 March, 2024

If you are over 16, this event is seeking poems written by adults for children. It is open to everyone worldwide. The first prize is €1000, second €500, and third €250, and they will feature in the Irish Times online. The deadline is 31 March, 2024.