Literature Bursary Award Information Clinic with the Arts Council

Arts Council LiteratureThursday 29 June
Irish Writers Centre
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The deadline for the next round of the Arts Council’s Literature Bursary Award (for writers working in English and Irish) is Thursday 13 July 2017 at 5.30pm. In advance of this deadline, the Arts Council will hold an information clinic at the Irish Writers Centre to offer advice and information on the application process. The clinic will cover the following topics:

  • The purpose of the Literature Bursary Award
  • Who and what is eligible
  • The application process – online services
  • The application form
  • Essential supporting material
  • Budgets
  • The assessment process
  • Terms and conditions
  • Common mistakes to avoid
  • Questions and answers

Further information:

For more information on the Literature Bursary Award, visit the available funding section of the Arts Council’s website. You can contact the Arts Council on 01 618 02 00 or email

For those not in a position to attend:

A copy of the presentation from the clinic will be available from the Arts Council from Wednesday 28 June. To request a copy of the presentation, please email Aoife Moynihan at


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