Gael Linn has a comprehensive programme of events for young people planned for the coming year.
Coirm: Art festival aimed at Gaelscoileanna and Gaeltacht schools. Final date for entry: 15 Nollaig 2014
Comórtas Díospóireachta Uí Chadhain: A debating competition for Irish medium secondary schools starting October 6th. September 19th is the deadline for entries.
Siansa: Music workshops and competition for groups of young musicians aged 12 – 19 who play traditional Irish music. All Ireland final with be held in the National Concert Hall on 26th of April 2015. Prize fund: €4,500. Last date for entries: November 7th 2014.
Scléip: For the first time, Gael Linn will be running the talent competition ‘Scléip’ which has been run by the organisation Gaelscoileanna Teo. October 24th 2014 is the deadline for entries. Scléip is aimed at Irish medium secondary schools.
Communications courses for Transition year – Dublin only: On this course, basic communication skills with be explained and nurtured amongst transition year pupils. The course will give pupils a taste of written media, radio and television.