Cathaoirleach's Awards

Cathaoirleach’s Award 2019

Roscommon County Council and Creative Ireland  

“My Roscommon”

 My Roscommon                      

Prize Fund: €500

“My Roscommon” is a photography project aimed at capturing a moment in time in Roscommon on a particular day in 2019.

On Saturday 30th March 2019, we are encouraging you to be part of a unique project by taking a picture of something, someone or somewhere in Roscommon to record life and place on this day in our county.

Using smart phones or cameras, capture a moment in your day and email it as part of the Cathaoirleach’s Award Programme 2019. Images will be selected for publication/exhibition and a number of awards made under the following theme:

My Home/My People/My Community

Prizes in 3 Categories

Child: Up to 12 years

Young Person: 13-17 years

Adult: 18 and over

Taking a “photo journalistic” approach, the focus is on capturing life as it is happening in front of you. Join in this truly unique Roscommon photographic adventure.

For full terms and conditions and application form please visit:

Majella Hunt

Director of Services

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The Cathaoirleach’s Award is supported by the Creative Ireland Programme, an all-of-Government five-year initiative, from 2017 to 2022, which places creativity at the centre of public policy. Further information from and