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Arts and Disability Connect Scheme Round One 2024 open for applications from 19 March to 7 May

Posted: 14 March, 2024

Round One of the Arts and Disability Connect Scheme open from 19 March until 7 May 2024.

Arts and Disability Connect includes New Work, Research and Reflection, and Mentoring and Training awards for individual artists with disabilities. The Arts and Disability Connect scheme is funded by the Arts Council and managed by Arts & Disability Ireland.

Arts and Disability Connect Round One
Opens: Tuesday 19 March
Closes: Tuesday 7 May, 4pm

Arts and Disability Connect Round Two
Opens: Monday 12 August
Closes: Tuesday 8 October, 4pm

The Arts and Disability Connect scheme is designed to support artists with disabilities to be ambitious, to develop their practice and to connect with arts organisations and arts professionals in the Republic of Ireland. For more information and guidelines, visit adiarts.ie/connect.

There are several applicant support resources available, including a Come and Ask Questions Session, one-on-one Applicant Support, and a recorded Information Session, which you can find out more about here.

Previous information sessions are also available on our YouTube and SoundCloud, including interviews with previous awarded artists for Training, Mentoring, Research and Reflection and New Work awards.

All application forms, guidelines, Easy Read information and FAQ’s are available at adiarts.ie/connect

If you have any queries about the Arts and Disability Connect scheme please email connect@adiarts.ie.


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