Scéim na bhFéilte / Festivals Scheme 2022

Foras na Gaeilge welcomes applications for the festivals scheme 2022. The Festivals Scheme will be open to appropriate local groups to give them an opportunity to develop arts festivals or elements of festivals being run and implemented through the medium of Irish or which Irish language arts are a central part of them between 01 January and 31 May 2022.

This scheme is aimed at festivals which aim to foster and promote the Irish language, the Irish language arts, the indigenous arts and Irish language heritage through Irish or bilingually, as an integral part of the festival, and to provide a stage for the Irish language community, to the wider community and to the arts sector.

Deadline: 12:00 midday, Friday 03 September 2021

If you have any queries please email

All information about the scheme can be found in the below documents:

Application Form

Guidelines for Application

Safeguarding Checklist - South 

Safeguarding Checklist - North 

Guidelines for Safeguarding Policy Checklist - South

Guidelines for Safeguarding Policy Checklist - North