The Arts and Disability Connect scheme is designed to support individual artists with disabilities to be ambitious, to develop their practice and to connect with arts organisations and arts professionals in Ireland.
It offers artists an opportunity to; make a change in their practice; ‘step up’ in terms of scope and scale; engage in new learning experiences; develop new working relationships; buy time to research and develop work; to make and present new work to audiences.
Artists can apply for 4 different awards: New Work €15,000, Research and Development €5,000, Mentoring €3,000 and Training €1,000.
Round 1 deadline is Monday 24 May 2021 at 4pm.
Round 2 deadline is Monday 18 October 2021 at 4pm.
Application forms, guidelines, Easy Read information and FAQ’s for round one 2021 can be downloaded from the website: https://adiarts.ie/artists/funding/connect/