Grants from the Cultural Service of the French Embassy

JPEG The Cultural Service of the French Embassy is interested in hearing about projects that aim to develop durable links between France and Ireland. This could be through collaboration with French arts venue/institution, inviting a French artist or company to Ireland, developing a residency programme, etc., in the following fields:

Architecture / Landscaping
Circus arts, street art and puppetry
Visual arts
Video / New technologies


Our main focus is supporting French Contemporary Arts, Digital and Creative industries to be presented in Ireland, but we will welcome all your proposals.

To apply for a grant from the Cultural Service of the French Embassy please email your project to e.sabbatini[at] with the following information :

- project details (title, artists, dates, venues, partners involved, description of project,...) ;
- public targeted & attendance expected;
- provisional budget (including detailed expenditure/revenue);
- amount of support you are seeking from the French Embassy and/or from the Institut Français;
- what the project brings in terms of durable links between France & Ireland;
- any extra information that supports your application (press reviews, pictures, video, etc).

NB: all details above must be included for your application to be considered.
Deadline for applications: Monday 10 November 2015 for projects taking place in 2015.

* On an exceptional basis, funds may be allocated after the deadline, please contact us for advice.

Elisabetta Sabbatini
Cultural & Communications Project Manager
e.sabbatini[at] - 01 2775053

Published on 14/01/2016

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