The Heritage Council Grants 2015

The Heritage Council is now Open for Grants for 2015. We intend to allocate the sum of €600,000 to our Community-based Heritage Grants Scheme in 2015. *Please read the criteria for the scheme to see if your project qualifies and also the technical advice notes before commencing your application. Applications must be submitted using our online application system…

Cork County Council Municipal District Community Grant Schemes 2015

Cork County Council, through its Municipal Districts, is committed to supporting local communities.  Grants from the above Schemes will be available as financial support to community groups and local organisations wishing to undertake development projects in their area, to support festivals, and for local communities to work with Cork County Council on projects that enhance…

Farm Safety Scheme

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, today announced the introduction of a new Farm Safety Scheme. The Minister stated that everybody was acutely aware of the very high level of risk which Irish farms represented in terms of occupational safety. He was accordingly taking advantage of available funds under the…

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund

The Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund promotes sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level.  Under this scheme, a total of 400,000 euro has been provided by the Department in 2013 to 669 projects around the country.  This funding is matched by equivalent funding from the local authorities. A wide…

Coca‑Cola Thank You Fund 2014

The Coca‑Cola Thank You Fund is designed to help more people to get active in 2014. In its fourth year, the Thank You Fund is once again investing €125,000 in charity projects with innovative ideas to get people moving through sport and activity-based programmes. In 2014, we’re awarding five Irish non-profit organisations €25,000 each to put towards…

National Lottery Grant Scheme

The Department of Children and Youth Affairs (“DCYA”) has a National Lottery Discretionary fund in place which provides once-off grants to community groups and voluntary organisations with an involvement in the provision of Children’s and Youth services Statutory basis The National Lottery Act 1986 Amount of fund The Department of Children and Youth Affairs entire…

Local Enterprise Office

The Local Enterprise Office provide a range of financial supports designed to assist with the establishment and/or growth of businesses employing up to ten people. These financial supports are designed to provide a flexible suite of supports to LEO clients and potential clients We provide direct financial supports to micro businesses*. Micro Enterprises are businesses…