New Opportunities for Laois Cultural & Creative Sector

New Opportunities for Laois Cultural & Creative Sector

                                                           Creative Ireland Laois

As part of the Jobs Stimulus Funds scheme the Creative Ireland Programme (2017-2022), the Laois Culture and Creativity Team, Creative Ireland Laois in association with The Local Enterprise Office Laois, has created a programme of FREE supports from mid-October to December 2020 for cultural and creative operators, practitioners, organisations in Laois.

Creative Ireland Laois as part of the Creative Ireland Programme (2017-2022) in partnership with Laois County Council is delighted to announce new opportunities for cultural & creative practitioners and organisations in Laois as part of the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht’s Jobs Stimulus Measure. This will focus on Professional Training Programmes in: 

  • Digital Technologies Upskilling
  • Entrepreneurial Business Planning & Development

The Creative Ireland Programme has been tasked with coordinating the roll out of the Jobs Stimulus Package for the Culture and Creative Sector through its partnerships with local authorities. Under this scheme, local projects and initiatives will, as far as practicable, provide supports for placing creativity at the heart of economic development; innovative place-making projects in local areas; collaboration and professional development of creative operators, practitioners and/or organisations. 

See below to find out more about these programmes and to book a place.