The objective of the Arts Council Arts Participation Bursary Award is to support individual professional artists whose practice centres on collaboration with groups of people in any of the following contexts: communities of place and/or interest, health, disability, cultural diversity and older people.

The award seeks to provide artists with the time and resources to think, research, reflect and engage with their arts participation / collaborative arts practice.

The award is open to individual artists working in all artforms and at all stages in their professional careers.

Applicants may apply for an award of up to €10,000.

Closing date: Thursday 31 January 2019 at 17:30.

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