NEWS

09
DEC

ITI AWARDED INNOVATE TOGETHER FUND

09 DEC 2020

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On 9th December 2020, Rethink Ireland announced 20 Awardees receiving support from the second round of funding of the Innovate Together Fund. ITI has been awarded €23,590 to build the ACCELERATE Programme. 

ACCELERATE is a professional development, upskilling and mentoring programme, addressing information and skills deficits for freelance professional theatre artists challenged by COVID-19.

Innovate Together Fund:
The Innovate Together Fund was set up to support innovative responses to the COVID-19 crisis that will also be relevant in the new normal. With an initial commitment of €5 million from the Department of Rural and Community Development via the Dormant Accounts Fund, Rethink Ireland has raised an additional €0.6 million in funding from corporate partners which include the Z Zurich Foundation, Oakfield Trust, Medtronic and Twitter.

For a full list of the awardees please visit the Rethink Ireland website here