The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) Youth Arts Programme is delighted to invite applications for our SPARK Mini-Grant worth €300. The purpose of this grant is to support youth arts taster workshops for young people in youth work and non-formal education settings. It aims to spark young people’s interest in new art forms and new project ideas and spark new relationships between youth workers and local artists! The mini-grant will support artist fees and materials for a once-off youth arts workshop to be delivered online or in-person.
Application Deadline; Monday, Jan 17th, 2022
Applicants will be informed of grant allocation on Wednesday 19th, Jan 2022
In selecting successful grant applicants, NYCI Youth Arts Programme will prioritise applications which:
- support taster youth arts workshops for young people aged 10 to 25 (online or in-person) and meet the purpose of the grant
- propose to engage young people who face barriers to arts participation
- engage with a diverse range of arts mediums and achieve a geographical spread across the country
- propose to carry-out taster workshops online or in-person by Feb11th, 2022
Youth workers and artists will be invited to share the outcomes of their workshops on February 18th as part of the Youth Arts Showcase during the SPARK Youth Arts Festival.
To apply, please complete the form below by Jan 17th, 2022
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