Local Funding Digest – Cork City PPN

Scroll down to read an overview of latest Funding (updated 10 January)

Funding Focus Deadline
Ward funds – North East ward (Cllr Oliver Moran) Click Ward funds for specific capital projects ranging from €100 – €500. Applications assessed 1/4ly
National Geographic Society Grants
(See Funding Digest Pg 10)
Projects in conservation, education, research, storytelling, or technology in focus areas: 1.Wildlife; 2. Human Journey; 3. Changing Planet 15 Jan
Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme
(See Funding Digest Pg 12)
Supporting Initiatives in the Field of Drugs Policy. Funding > €75,000 29 Jan
Charlemagne Youth Prize
(See Funding Digest Pg 15)
Aimed at young people aged between 16-30 years, working on a project with a European dimension 31 Jan
Cork 2020 Commemorations Fund
Local events commemorating the centenary of the War of Independence. 27 Jan,16:00
Foundation Ensemble Small Grants (Threatened Animal Species)
(See Funding Digest Pg 16)
Projects that contributes to protecting threatened animal species according to the IUCN classification (‘vulnerable’ or more). Funding : €10,000 01 Feb
Conrad N Hilton Fund for Sisters
(See Funding Digest Pg 18)
Supporting the apostolic work of Roman Catholic sisters. Projects incl : women and children; education/communications; healthcare/HIV; clean water/food and agriculture; immigration/refugee services 01 Feb
DM Thomas Foundation for Young People Grants
(See Funding Digest Pg 20)
Charities working in education or health with children and young people with disabilities; or those who are sick in hospital or are life limited (requiring palliative care) Quarterly deadlines
Culture Ireland Grants
(See Funding Digest Pg 22)
Irish professional artists, arts organisations and international presenters to present work by Irish artists at significant international venues and festivals. 13 Feb
The Arts Council – Young Ensembles Scheme
(See Funding Digest Pg 25)
Supporting groups of young people (12-24yrs) to create or critically engage original work in any artform. Funding range to €25,000. 13 Feb
Social Innovation Fund – Ability to Work Fund
(See Funding Digest Pg 29)
Open to organisations working with people with an intellectual, physical, mental health, learning or sensory disability and are 17 years and older.
Cash grants to €90,000 each year for 3 years and a business supports package
14 Feb
Erasmus+ Programme: 2014 – 2020
(See Funding Digest Pg 32)
Open to private or public organisations in adult education, higher education, school education, sport, vocational education & training, and youth & community work Various between 20-26 Feb
Rural Regeneration and Development Fund
(See Funding Digest Pg 37)
Supporting projects between government departments, State agencies, local authorities, other public bodies, communities and other, to impact on sustainable economic & social development in rural areas. 28 Feb
Christian Brothers Edmund Rice Trust Fund
See Funding Digest Pg 39)
Project areas incl: The alleviation of poverty; training; research into educational disadvantage, school effectiveness, youth leadership and religious development of young people; Educational facilities 28 Feb
Irish Cancer Society X-HALE 2020 Short Film Competition Grant Call
Youth groups to create and promote a youth-led short-film that encourages young people to be smoke free. Training available 05 Mar