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)

St. Patrick’s Festival 2022 Creative Producer

Limerick City and County Council are seeking quotations for a Creative Producer and programming services to support the delivery of the Limerick St. Patrick’s Festival 2022.

Closing date for receipt of quotations is noon on Friday 21st January.


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.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 4pm Wednesday 23rd February 2022.


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.

Limerick Theatre Bursaries Awards Scheme 2021 is now closed for applications.


Individual Arts Bursary Award Scheme

Limerick City and County Council open call for the Individual Arts Bursary Awards Scheme. Limerick City and County Council invited applications from professional artists to be considered for a Bursary of up to €4,000 for the development of work/professional skills.

The Individual Arts Bursary Awards Scheme 2021 is now closed for applications.


Dolores O'Riordan Music Bursary Award

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

Dolores O’Riordan Music Bursary Award 2021 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.

Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary 2021 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 2021/22 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.

The Creative Ireland Made in Limerick Grants 2021 is now closed for applications.


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

Limerick Culture & Arts Department, Limerick City and County Council, offers one bursary to attend the Blas International Summer School for Traditional Irish Music and Dance at the University of Limerick. 

Blas International Summer School Bursary Award 2021 is now closed for applications.


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 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