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Arts Council of Ireland Information Clinic for the Young People, Children and Education Bursary Award 

Photo shows Selma Daniel, Zion Daniel, Thalita Reis, Roseane B Flower, A-do-le-ta!, Dance House. Photo: Momo Lee. Selma Daniel is a recipient of the YPCE bursary

Arts Council of Ireland

Clinic Date: 19th June 2018 from 1.30 – 4pm

Application Closing Date: 17:30 on Thursday 12th July 2018

The Arts Council, in association with Baboro International Arts Festival for Children will host an information session about the Young People, Children and Education (YPCE) Bursary Award on 19th June 2018 from 1.30 – 4pm in the Town Hall Theatre Studio, Courthouse Square, Galway.

The YPCE Bursary Award is open to individual professional artists and practitioners working with, and producing work for, children and young people across a wide range of artforms. The award provides artists with the time and resources to think, research, reflect on and develop their artistic practice. Applications for the 2018 YPCE Bursary Award open on June 12th and will close at 17:30 on Thursday 12th July 2018.

The purpose of this session is to share the objectives and priorities for this award and to offer practical guidance on the application process. There will also be an opportunity to hear from previous recipients about how they have used the award to develop their practice.


  • Event begins at 1.30pm, with refreshments available
  • Introduction and the objectives of the bursary award
  • Experience of previous recipients
  • Application process
  • General Q&A Session
  • Event closes 4pm

Please register to attend the information session by email