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Creative Futures Academy and Kilkenny Arts Office Bursaries 

Shauna Kelly

CFA and Kilkenny Arts Office are excited to announce our new bursaries for CFA courses.

Creative Futures Academy and Kilkenny Arts Office Bursaries 

Kilkenny Arts Office has joined forces with CFA to offer bursaries this Autumn to Kilkenny based artists seeking to gain new qualifications and skills to expand their practice. The bursaries range from €500 to a maximum of €2,000.


CFA offers a range of flexible, short, part and full-time postgraduate courses at NCAD, UCD and IADT. The Arts Office and CFA share a focus in developing the skills and capacity of the arts, creative and cultural sector.


Check out our suite of upcoming courses in visual and applied arts, design, creative writing, digital technologies, screen, media and animation, music, the performing arts and more.


Join Creative Futures Academy (CFA) Director, Louise Allen and Kilkenny Arts Officer, Mary Butler, online on Thursday 3rd August at 1pm, for an introduction to CFA’s upcoming courses across a range of artforms and details on how to apply for a bursary.


To register for the webinar, please email Diane Seale:

To Apply for the Bursary

To apply for the bursary, please complete the application form and send a copy of your CV to


Please include ‘CFA Application’ in the subject line.


Click here to download the application form.


Deadline for Applications

Monday 21st August 2023, 4:00pm