Archive for September 3rd, 2010

FSTI Opens Bursary Award

3rd September 2010

FAS Screen Training IrelandFÁS Screen Training Ireland supported by Bord Scannán na hÉireann / Irish Film Board is currently inviting applications for the Screen Training Ireland Bursary Award Scheme. The scheme is open to experienced industry professionals and enables successful bursary recipients to participate in international training programmes, work placements and mentoring to assist their professional development.

The purpose of the scheme is to expose industry practitioners to the best training expertise, work situations. Bursaries are awarded to ensure professional development and skill enhancement in line with international work standards.

FÁS Screen Training Ireland offers three types of bursaries to applicants:

  • Funding to attend training courses and workshops abroad
  • Support funding to participate in a structured work programme within international companies and organisations
  • Mentorship whereby industry practitioners provide guidance for emerging practitioners

Professionals interested in applying for a Bursary Award, Work placement should fill in an online application and attach all supporting documents. For criteria, conditions and application procedure go to the web site or contact Emer MacAvin by phone 01 6077423 or via e-mail to