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First Cut! Film Festival for Young Filmmakers: Now Accepting Submissions

If you're filmmaker aged between 12 and 24, and you've got a short film, we want to see it! Now in its eighth year, First Cut! Youth Film Festival, April 27-29, showcases short films made by young filmmakers over three days packed with screenings, workshops, and talks by film industry professionals.

Region: 

Youghal, Co Cork

Expiry date: 

28/02/17

Drugs.ie: Media Awards Deadline Extended to March 1st

A number of schools have requested additional time for students to complete their entries for the Drugs.ie 'Let’s Talk about Drugs' National Media Awards Competition 2017. Following this feedback, the deadline date has been extended to March 1st 2017. Individuals who have already submitted an entry can submit additional entries if they choose.

Region: 

Nationwide

Expiry date: 

01/03/17

Threshold calls for greater energy efficiency as part of wider improvements to standards in private rented sector

Energy efficiency needs to be addressed alongside minimum standards in the private rented sector, and any National Strategy on improving energy efficiency in existing housing should deal with private rented properties in a way that doesn’t undermine supply. That’s according to the national housing charity, Threshold.

Region: 

Nationwide

Expiry date: 

03/03/17

Foróige: Entry is now open for the National Youth Citizenship Awards

Youth groups of all sizes across the land are invited to take part in the National Youth Citizenship Awards, organised by Foróige, in proud partnership with Aldi. Do you know or belong to a youth group that has made a positive difference in your area? If the answer is yes, then don't miss the opportunity to be part of Ireland's largest celebration of youth in the community!

Region: 

Nationwide

Expiry date: 

02/04/17

Citizens Information Board launches National Calendar of Training Events March – June 2017

The Citizens Information Board has launched its National Calendar of Training Courses with 23 training events planned to take place throughout the country in the coming months. The courses include: Advanced Means Testing, Rent Supplement and Housing Assistance Payments, State Pensions, SUSI – Student Universal Support Scheme and Personal Taxation.

Region: 

Nationwide

Expiry date: 

20/04/17