Residency Application Form

Please fill all boxes in the application form, even if they do not apply to you. The form comes back to us as incomplete if there are blank fields and its not reviewed. Use N/A if not applicable or upload your CV/PDF again to fill a box.

Advice before filling out our application form

  • Please provide website address where we can view / listen / read your work. If you do not have a website address, please put into the relevant boxes so that they are not left blank.

  • Have your professional CV ready in PDF form for upload.

  • Writers have an example of your work in PDF form ready for upload.

  • Visual artists make a PDF to include up to 6 examples of your work and/or have at up to six examples of your work ready for upload (Jpeg,. NPG).

  • Musicians / composers upload MP3, or link to up to three samples of your work online in SoundCloud or other suitable format.

  • Film / video / dance upload links to YouTube, Vimeo, or other suitable format in the links section.

  • All applicants are welcome to include web links to any relevant articles / reviews of your work.

  • The form requires applicants to give dates for their proposed residency. Please note that if approved, applicants may not be offered the specific dates requested.

NOTE We will not assess applications that do not include a CV, examples of work, and names for two professional referees from your field of creative endeavour.

Note regarding dietary requirements

We are an artist’s residential workspace. We cannot accommodate medical dietary requirements in the kitchen of our Big House. If you have a genuine medical dietary requirement, please ensure to seek residential space in one of our gorgeous self-catering cottages. We do accommodate vegetarians and pescatarians, and we will do our utmost to facilitate religious dietary times / requirements.

Further information for applicants

Receipt of an approval letter for a residency at The Tyrone Guthrie Centre is not an offer of a bursary to the Centre. However, successful applicants may include their approval letter in an application for funding to the Arts Council of Ireland / ACNI and other funding bodies.

Once approved, an applicant may apply for a residency in the year of approval, or any year afterwards.

Having completed their first residency at The Tyrone Guthrie Centre, a successful applicant will become an alumnus of the Centre and may then email for our Returning Residents and Returning Bursary Holder’s Form to return to the Centre. All residents must be 18 or over. 


Application Form for New Applicants

All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

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