Deadline Timing of project Decision issued
15 October 2015 January - April 2016 Early December
15 February 2016 May - August 2016 Early April
15 June 2016 Sept. - Dec. 2016 Early August

The next deadline for receipt of grant applications is 15 February 2016, i.e., applications for funding to present work internationally between May and August 2016 must be submitted by this close off date. Applications may be made by either the Irish artist or company or the international presenter or partner. 


Applications are not accepted outside of the regular grants round, unless an exceptional case can be made that the event or festival is very high profile and that attendance could not have been anticipated by the above deadline. For ease of reference please read Culture Ireland funding criteria.

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