Artist in the Community Scheme

AIC Awards

AIC Awards
Pleasc, Fibín. A previous AIC Scheme Project Realisation award recipient. Photo: Seán T Ó Meallaigh

Application form and guidelines

Research and Development Application Pack
Project Realisation Application Pack
Pacáiste Iarratais Dámhachtainí Taighde agus Forbartha
Pacáiste Iarratais Dámhachtainí Cur i gCrích Tionscadal

This page contains information on applying for the Artist in the Community Scheme. Please see below for full application precedure, as well as information on additional supports offered by Create. 

The 2022 Deadlines for the AIC Scheme are 5pm Monday 28th March (Round 1) and Mon 26 September (Round 2). 

This includes the following awards:

Research and Development Award (without mentoring)
Research and Development Award (with Mentoring)
Recent Graduate Research and Development Award (with Mentoring)
Project Realisation Award

Applying for the AIC Scheme 

Application packs are available linked on the right hand side of this page, in both English and Irish. Please choose which award you wish to apply for, and follow the instructions found on that page. 

 

How can we support you?

Create and the Arts Council aim to make the application process accessible to all. We have increased supports to remove barriers for artist applicants to Artist in the Community awards. These additional supports may include: translation from other languages, Irish Sign Language(ISL) interpretation for advisory sessions, or transcription of audio and video files. To find out more please contact Create at least 3 weeks in advance of the closing date. Email us at info[at]createireland.ie or call us on (01) 473 6600. If you feel your needs are not outlined here please contact us and we will do our best to support you.

If you have a technical query about using the online application form,  email info[at]create-ireland.ie in advance of the deadline.

 

Advisory Session

If you would like to book an 1:1 advisory session call Create on (01) 473 6600 or email info[at]create-ireland.ie or use the following button to go to our online Inquiries & Booking form:

make an inquiry or book a session

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