Limerick City and County Council Culture and Arts Office manage the Limerick City and County Council Festivals and Events Grant Scheme 2021/22.
This Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme 2021/22 is now closed for applications.
Limerick City and County Council since 2017 has made new direct investment, through this competitive grant scheme, of €1,131,000 in the Festivals and Events sector. This investment has provided the stimulus to elevate Limerick’s Festival and Events offer and has contributed to Limerick’s reputation as an exciting and dynamic place. Building on this Limerick City and County Council are providing further strategic investment in Festivals and Events in 2021, through competitive open call, to the sum of €211,000. This year’s fund includes a €6,000 contribution in partnership with Failte Ireland’s Regional Festivals and Participative Events.
This competitive grant scheme, offers the opportunity for funding under three Strands, for Festivals and Events taking place from 1st October 2021 and 30th September 2022.
The three strands of funding are:
- Strand 1: Delivery and Programming of Small and Community focused Festivals and Events
- Strand 2: Delivery and Programming of Medium and Large Scale Festivals and Events
- Strand 3: Festival Development and Sustainability
Please Note: This grant scheme applies only to festivals and events taking place within Limerick.