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Travel Awards

This scheme is open. Deadline for applications: Ongoing

These awards enable individual artists and established music groups (up to 4 members) to travel from Northern Ireland to develop their skills and expertise. Applicants must provide evidence that they have been invited by a host organisation in the country to which they intend to travel.  


Who can apply?

Individual artists, established music groups (up to 4 members) and arts administrators. Employees of statutory bodies are eligible to apply but they must prove that the funds which they are seeking are for work/costs which are not properly the concern of their employer and do not form part of their professional employment.

Established music groups applying to the scheme should submit a single application. Within the contact details section of the form, they should state the name of the group as well as the name of the primary contact to whom all correspondence will be addressed.  Names of all band members should be stated in The History of Artistic Practice submitted with the application, which should be the history of artistic practice for the group as a whole.

How to apply?

Applications for this scheme can be made using our online form or by downloading a hard copy. 

Applications for funding are accepted on a rolling basis. You must apply at least four weeks before your anticipated date of departure.

NOTE: File names of attachments uploaded to online application MUST only contain letters and numbers, not other characters (such as @ # ‘; , etc.). 

There is a limit of 25Mb for attachments for an online application.



Guidance Notes
Application Form
Signature Sheet
SIAP Post Project Evaluation Report

Deadline for Applications

This is a rolling programme.