Siamsa Tíre

Mayoral Scholarship Exhibition

Mayoral Scholarship Exhibition

This competition was initiated to provide young people with an opportunity to engage in the arts and continue their education, ultimately leading to a career in the arts fields. The exhibition at Siamsa Tire displayed the top shortlisted entries from each category including the overall winner.

The overall winner for 2012 was Norma Harrington who will receive the Mayor's Art Scholarship which provides a contribution to fees at a recognised art school.  Other prizewinners were: Siobhán Ní Chonchúir, Alassa Fiddler, Cloda Curan, Rachel McKenna, Caroline Crowley, Aisling O'Connor, Aldammire O'Leary, Guoda Andrikyte, Neasa Ní Bheaglaoich and Jasmine Griffin.