2014 Community Grant Schemes

Clane Area Committee Meeting

11 February 2014

Councillor Pádraig McEvoy


That the council report on what grant schemes will be available for community groups in 2014, when applications will be accepted and grants issued.

Planning Report

The issue of the community grant scheme is currently under review and is being considered by management. Information of what grants will be available in 2014, when applications will be accepted and grants issued will be confirmed once a final decision is reached.

Libraries Report

Available Arts grants in 2014
• Arts Act Grant Scheme
• Artist in School Residency Bursary Award
• Cecil Day lewis Literary Bursary Award
• Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary Award
• Film Bursary Award
• Recording Bursary – Platform4 Audio and Digital Media Studio
• Tyrone Guthrie Centre Residency Bursary Award
• Emerging Visual Artist Solo Exhibition Bursary Award
• Local Publishing Award
Closing date for all of the above grants is strictly 12 noon on Tuesday 18 March 2014.

Additonal Grants 2014 – Various closing dates
Kildare County Council has a number of additional grants available with various partner organisations. A brief description of the grants available are below, for more detailed information please contact the relevant organisation.
Writer in Residence – In association with Poetry Ireland
NYCI Certificate in Youth Arts bursary (accrediting body NUI Maynooth)
Masters in Film – MSc Digital Feature Film Production (accrediting body Stafordshire University)
(For further information please contact the Arts Service on 045-448328 or arts@kildarecoco.ie)

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