Literature Bursary Award Information Clinic with the Arts Council

Literature Bursary Award Information Clinic with the Arts Council


Wednesday 14 January


The deadline for the next round of the Arts Council’s Literature Bursary Award (for writers working in English) is Thursday 22 January 2015 at 5.30pm. In advance of this deadline, the Arts Council will hold an information clinic 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

To book a place at the clinic:

Places on the clinic are free but participants must confirm their attendance to by Tuesday 13 January.

For those not in a position to attend:

A copy of the presentation from the clinic will be available from the Arts Council from Thursday 15 January. To request a copy of the presentation, please email Jennifer Lawless at