Government is looking to create opportunities for further development for outstanding artistes coming out of NIFCA.
Word of this from Minister of Culture John King who stressed that this would be addressed in the coming weeks.
He says the work of artistes on stage for 2019 has been nothing short of impressive.
Minister King made this remark at the NIFCA awards which came off at the Garfield Sobers Gymnasium.
Chief executive officer of the National Cultural Foundation Carol Roberts-Reifer says one of the major achievements of NIFCA 2019 occurred in the discipline of literary arts.
She says NIFCA will continue to provide a platform for local cultural practitioners.