Free Seminar on EU Funding for Culture, Youth, and Civil Society Projects in Galway
15 May 2017

Free Seminar on EU Funding for Culture, Youth, and Civil Society Projects in Galway

07 June | 11am - 2pm

Galway 2020 Community Hub

Unit 15 | The Cornstore

Middle Street | Galway 

Want to know more about EU funding for the arts? Are you a CEO or fund raiser for a cultural, youth or civil society organisation? Come along to our free seminar in Galway to learn more about funding opportunities from Creative Europe Culture, Erasmus+, and Europe for Citizens. Keep reading for more information and links to all organisations.

The Creative Europe Desk Ireland - Culture Office advises on EU's Creative Europe Culture funding for organisations in arts, craft, design, and heritage fields. For an example of some recent projects that have been funded by Creative Europe have a look at our Current Projects page.

For inspiration and more examples, read here about the most recent Irish partners who are involved in Co-operation Projects that were awarded last month. Partners include organisations from Cork, Limerick and Dublin in many diverse areas such as dance, gender equality, rap and circus arts, crafts for children, and aerial dance!

We'll have speakers from Baboro International Arts Festival for ChildrenGalway Community Circus, and Smashing Times Theatre Company talking about their funded projects.

ERASMUS+ provides funding for projects and activities including international exchanges in the fields of education, training, youth, and sport. Leargas is the point of contact and information on ERASMUS+ in Ireland.

EUROPE FOR CITIZENS offers EU funding initiatives to strengthen remembrance and to enhance civic participation at EU level. Examples of funding available under this programme include Town Twinning; Civil Society Projects; and Network of Towns. The Wheel is the Irish contact point for this programme.

This event is free but you do need to register here on the Wheel website. We look forward to seeing you in Galway!