Arts Council NI support for individuals working in creative sector


The Arts Council of Northern Ireland is launching a programme of financial support for individuals working in the wider creative sector and architects are eligible to apply.

The scheme is entitled “Individuals Emergency Resilience Programme 2” and opens for applications on 17 December 2020. Priority for funding is being given to those who have been unable to access other forms of financial support from Government or other sources and who have not received funding from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s Artists Emergency Programme or Individuals Emergency Resilience Programme 1.

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland is organising advice sessions via Zoom for people considering making an application and those can be booked on the Arts Council website. Times are reposted here for ease of reference:

  • Tuesday 15th December: 10am – 12pm
  • Tuesday 15th December: 2pm-4pm
  • Friday 18th December: 10am – 12pm
  • Friday 18th December: 2pm-4pm   

The scheme closes at 4pm on Thursday 7 January 2021 and the guidance notes can also be found on the Arts Council website if you are considering making an application.