Opportunity: Milwaukee Irish Fest / Arts Council/ Association of Irish Festival and Events (AOIFE)

More opportunities for those looking for arts management experience:

An excellent opportunity for either recent graduates or anyone over 21 with an interest in arts managerment initiated between the Milwaukee Irish Fest, the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon and the Association of Irish Festival and Events (AOIFE).:

Building on the positive and ongoing relationships between Milwaukee and Ireland, Milwaukee Irish Fest will introduce a program in 2009 to provide young Irish citizens an opportunity to experience the planning and presentation of Milwaukee Irish Fest. Working with the Departments, Councils and Festival organizations in Ireland, four young people or graduates, over 21, will be selected to travel to Milwaukee to work alongside festival organizers finalizing plans, programming and setup for the event. 2 people will be selected in Northern Ireland and 2 from the Republic of Ireland . Flights, accommodation and meals will be secured for the successful applicants.

The deadline for letters of interest is next Tuesday 31st March 2009 and more info can be found here: http://www.aoifeonline.com/news.php?id=11