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Applications for the 2020 programme are now open. 

Application should be submitted before 13th November 2019 to your local participating regional Education Centre: https://www.ateci.ie/

Each Education Centre is then responsible for choosing the schools in their area that are successful in securing a place on the programme.

Schools will be selected on their ability to meet the above conditions, the strength of their application, and the following selection criteria as identified by participating Education Centres:

  • Evidence of keen interest in visual arts education and collaborative practice

  • A balance and mix between the following: Urban and rural, Girl schools/Boy school/co-ed, Age range, Multi class, DEIS, Gaelscoil, Special School