Applications are now open for Design & Crafts Council Ireland’s (DCCI) Future Makers Awards & Supports programme for 2020. With a total fund of €25,000 this year and 28 prizes available, the programme is one of Europe’s largest prize-funded awards for emerging makers. The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday, 30th September 2020. Entry is free and all applications must be submitted online at futuremakers.ie.
DCCI’s Future Makers programme rewards excellence in both making and the creative process. Divided into emerging practitioner and student/recent graduate categories, it covers a broad range of disciplines, including fashion/textile design, ceramics, furniture design, jewellery design, glass artistry and mixed media construction.
Note re eligibility (full terms & conditions are here):
An emerging practitioner is someone who has:
A student/recent graduate is someone who is:
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