Since 2014, the County Council has awarded over €3m in grants which help support in driving quality of life and creating an environment for economic growth. This assistance supports a broad range of activity and successful applicants are required to acknowledge the County Council’s support in publicity related to projects or initiatives that have received such support. Further information is included on the Section of Post Award Criteria.
Avoid administrative delay and ensure you organisation is registered with the PPN now. This is a requirement for age friendly, community and environment grants). PPN Application Form
In addition to the above, the purpose of each specific grant is:
Arts Access: Arts Access grants are available to provide financial assistance to targeted areas of the community in need of greater opportunities for artistic expression. Specifically this grant is aimed at Youth Service Providers.
Business Area Promotion: To support our Business Groups by providing financial support for business promotion aimed at generating footfall and sustaining business.
Community: To provide financial support to our local Community Groups.
Winter Event / Festival: Winter Event/Festival grants are available to support and promote local events or festivals during the 2018 festive season throughout the County.
Sports Access: To provide financial assistance to sport and community groups and organisations to pursue opportunities to increase participation and to provide opportunities for the local community to participate in physical activity.