Community Centre Investment Fund 

  • Grants of up to €100,000 available to upgrade existing Community Centres
  • Wide range of works eligible for funding including Refurbishment of Kitchens & Toilets, Upgrades to Windows & Doors, Energy Efficiency Upgrades & Improving access for people with disabilities

Deadline: 29th August 2024


Circular Economy Innovation Grant Scheme 2024

The grant round aims to support regional and national projects that are working on innovative and/or scalable solutions to ensure waste prevention. Grants between €40,000 to €50,000 will be available for non-profit organisations, social enterprises and small businesses working in the area of circular economy or aiming to make their existing work more circular.
Deadline: 19th July 2024.


Peatlands and Natura Community Engagement Scheme


The Scheme aims to encourage communities, local organisations and other interested parties to become involved in the enhancement of their natural surrounding areas and to raise awareness.

Deadline 5th July 2024


Sports and Wellness Fund 

Key Objectives of the Fund: 

  • Positive Mental Wellbeing: The primary goal of the fund is to support sports programmes that have a demonstrable impact on improving mental health outcomes. This includes reducing stress, anxiety, and depression while promoting overall psychological resilience.
  • Enhancing Social Inclusion: The fund would facilitate the development and implementation of sports programmes that actively promote social inclusion. This involves reaching marginalised populations, promoting diversity, and ensuring accessibility for individuals with varying abilities.


Deadline:  12th July 2024

Community Safety Funding Call

€3.75 million has been made available to support the development of community safety initiatives.

Applications will be invited from community safety initiatives as well as groups co-funded with local authorities, NGOs and community organisations working on issues relevant to community safety and youth justice.

Deadline: 26th July 2024

Energy for Generations Fund 

Charities working in the areas of suicide prevention, homelessness and education access and support can apply to the Fund for project specific funding.

Arts Council Funding

Discover what funding is available from the Arts Council of Ireland.