Funding Opportunities

The Arts Festival and Events Support Scheme 2017


Leitrim Co Council Arts Office, with the support of the Arts Council is now accepting applications from organisations for the 2017 Arts Festival Support Scheme, Artist in the Community Scheme and the Artist in Schools programme and also from individual artist for the Artist in the School programme. Closing date for applications is Monday, February 27th 2017.

The Arts Festival and Events Support Scheme is open to organisations that develop and present arts events that maintain the highest standards of programming and presentation for audiences in Leitrim. Applicants will be assessed on the quality and ambition of the proposed activities, the benefit to Leitrim audiences and artists and the feasibility and the completeness of applications in terms of budgetary and project management capacity.

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Artist in the Community Scheme 2017

Leitrim County Council is now inviting applications for the Artist in the Community Scheme 2017. The Artist in the community scheme is a collaborative project between the group and the artist. Both the artist and the group’s knowledge, skills and experience are essential to make this an enriching and meaningful and lasting experience for everyone involved.

Four community groups will be selected to take part in the programme for 2017. To register your interest in the scheme, please click on the link below to download an application form and return it to the Arts Office by the 27th
February 2017

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Sports Capital Grants  2017

The 2017 Sports Capital Programme will be open for applications from 9am on Monday 23rd January 2017. The deadline for registration if 5pm on Friday 10th February 2017.  If you organisation is not registered on OSCAR(Online Sports Capital Register) by 5pm on the 10th of February, you will not be able to make an application.

Leitrim Sports Partnership are organising two Sports Capital funding workshops in Leitrim, one in North Leitrim in Manorhamilton Bee Park Centre from 11-1pm and the second in Carrick on Shannon, Leitrim Co Council Office from 3-5pm both on Saturday 28th January 2017. To register, contact Leitrim Sports Partnership on or by calling 071-9650498

Please click on link below to access OSCAR website

OSCAR website


LEADER Funding 2017

For the latest information on LEADER funding available in Co Leitrim, please click on the link below

Leader Funding