Fingal 2017 Creative and Culture Grant Scheme

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Fingal 2017 Creative and Culture Grant Scheme

Download the application form, guidelines and criteria here: Creative_Fingal_Grant_Scheme

The Fingal 2017 Creative and Culture Grant Scheme is administered under the Community Activity Funding Scheme by Fingal County Council Community Culture and Sports Division in accordance with the Creative Ireland Programme.

What is the Creative Ireland Programme?

Creative Ireland is the Government’s Legacy Programme for Ireland 2016 – a five-year initiative, from 2017 to 2022, which places creativity at the centre of public policy.

What is the Fingal Creative Ireland Programme?

Under the Creative Ireland Programme the second of the five pillars encourages creativity within our community. The Creative Fingal Programme will provide opportunities to increase access, engagement and collaboration in the local arts, creative industries and community activities in Fingal.

What is the purpose of Fingal 2017 Creative Grant scheme?

Fingal County Council recognises the value of building cohesive communities through arts, culture, heritage and innovation. The key objective of the Fund is to provide support to voluntary local and community groups, event organisers and creative practitioners that engage and encourage community participation within the Creative Ireland Programme’s Pillar, listed below Enabling Creativity in Every Community – The primary objective of this pillar is citizen engagement with their County Culture and Creativity Plans.

How much funding is available?

The total of the Fingal 2017 Creative & Culture Grant is €20,000. There will be opportunities to apply for additional funding over the course of the Fingal Creativity Plan 2017-2022. Funds allocated will typically be between €500 and €1,500.

  • Groups can apply for 80% of the total project cost.
  • Awards in excess of this will be considered for wide-ranging projects that promote multiple elements of the themes set out in Pillar 2. The onus will be on the applicant to make a strong case for this.

Download the application form, guidelines and criteria here: Creative_Fingal_Grant_Scheme

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