Funding Schemes and Bursaries

Information about our current Culture and Arts funding schemes, bursaries and awards open to Limerick festivals, organisations, communities and individuals.

  • Funding & Support - Museum of the Moon (Pic Sean Curtin)

Limerick Theatre Bursaries

Limerick City and County Council open call for the Limerick Theatre Bursaries Awards Scheme, in partnership with the Lime Tree Theatre|Belltable.

The Limerick Theatre Bursaries Awards Scheme is now open for applications.


Strategic Fund for Culture & Arts Scheme 2022

Limerick City and County Council are pleased to announce the continued support for creatives, with the 2022 Strategic Fund for Culture and Arts Scheme.

The Strategic Fund for Culture & Arts Scheme 2022 is now open for applications.


Dolores O'Riordan Music Bursary Award

Limerick City and County Council open call for the Dolores O’Riordan Music Bursary is now open for applications.

Dolores O'Riordan Music Bursary Award is now closed for applications.


Individual Arts Bursary Awards Scheme

Limerick City and County Council open call for the Individual Arts Bursary Awards Scheme is now open for applications.

Individual Arts Bursary Award Scheme is now closed for applications.


Tyrone Guthrie Bursary Award Scheme

Limerick City and County Council open call for the Tyrone Guthrie Bursary Award Scheme for a 2023 residency is now open for applications. 

Tyrone Guthrie Bursary Award Scheme is now closed for applications.


Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary

Limerick City and County Council open call for the Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary is now open for applications.

The Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary is now closed for applications. 


Limerick Culture Night 2022 - Open Call for Events and Participants

Culture Night 2022 will take place this year on Friday 23rd September, so it’s time to start planning our events and activities for the Limerick region! 

Limerick Culture Night open call for events and participants is now closed for applications.


Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme

Limerick City and County Council Culture and Arts Office welcome applications from Festival/ Event Directors, Organisers, Producers and Programmers to the Limerick City and County Council Festivals and Events Grant Scheme.

This Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme 2022/23 is now closed for applications.


Blas International Summer School for Traditional Irish Music and Dance Bursary Award

Limerick Arts Office is offering a bursary to attend the Blas International Summer School for Traditional Irish Music and Dance at the University of Limerick. 

The Blas International Summer School for Traditional Irish Music and Dance Bursary Award is now closed for applications.


Meitheal Summer School Bursary Awards

Limerick Arts Office is offering two bursaries to attend Meitheal Summer School 2022. The bursaries will cover 5 days residential stay, meals and tuition (lectures, workshops etc.), to the value of the Meitheal fee of €700.

The Meitheal Summer School Bursary Awards are now closed for applications.


Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award

This annual award marks Michael Hartnett’s contribution to literature in English and Irish.

The Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award is now closed for applications.


Creative Ireland - Made in Limerick Grants

Limerick City and County Council Culture Team open call for Limerick based creative practitioners, organisations and communities of place and interest to submit applications for Made in Limerick Grants funded by Creative Ireland.

Creative Ireland Made in Limerick Grants 2022 is now closed for applications.


Limerick Grants Under the Arts Act

The annual scheme offers grant funding to amateur, community or voluntary groups, or organisations, and individual arts practitioners who stimulate public interest in the arts, promote the knowledge, appreciation and practice of the arts or assist in improving the standards of the arts.

The Limerick Grants Under the Arts Act Funding Call Out is now closed for applications.

This service is provided by

Arts Office

Phone +353 61 556370
Location
Limerick City and County Council Headquarters, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90