Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Ceisteanna (55)

Bernard Durkan

Ceist:

55. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht the extent to which she is in a position to offer funding under various headings to cultural and heritage projects, community based or otherwise in 2018; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [10152/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Culture)

Both my Department and the bodies under its aegis operate a wide range of funding schemes in the areas of arts, culture and heritage.  Details of these schemes are made available on my Department's website and the individual website of the bodies concerned.

For the Deputy's convenience a summary of the various funding areas and the links to detailed information in respect of funding is set out in the following tables.  

Arts, Culture and Heritage Funding Schemes available from the Department

Programme Area

Details available at:

Arts Film and Investment

http://www.chg.gov.ie/about/information-requests/freedom-of-information/foi-publications-scheme/services-provided-by-the-department/arts-unit/#grantfunding

Cultural Policy and Institutions

http://www.chg.gov.ie/about/information-requests/%20freedom-of-information/foi-publications-scheme/services-%20provided-by-the-department/cultural-policy-and-institutions-unit/#grantfunding

Culture Ireland           

http://www.cultureireland.ie/funding

Built Heritage & Architectural Policy

http://www.chg.gov.ie/about/information-requests/%20freedom-of-information/foi-publications-scheme/%20services-provided-by-the-department/built-heritage-%20and-architectural-policy-unit/#grantfunding

National Monuments Service

http://www.chg.gov.ie/about/information-requests/freedom-of-information/foi-publications-scheme/services-provided-by-the-department/national-monuments-service/#grantfunding

 

Funding available from bodies under the aegis of the Department

Body

Details available at:

Arts Council

http://www.artscouncil.ie/funding/

Irish Film Board

http://www.irishfilmboard.ie/funding_programmes/

Heritage Council

http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/funding

Údarás na Gaeltachta

http://www.udaras.ie/en/forbairt-pobail/tionscnaimh-ealaion-chulturtha

Waterways Ireland

https://www.waterwaysireland.org/heritage-grant

Foras na Gaeilge

http://www.forasnagaeilge.ie/sceimeanna-maoinithe/