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Community Grants

SUPPORTS TO OUR COMMUNITY GROUPS

Supporting our Communities – Westmeath Community Development Section is here to support our Community Groups.
We endeavour to ensure all our Community Groups are supported to apply for the various grants, awards and nominations appropriate to their group or area.


FESTIVAL AND EVENT GRANT SCHEME 2024 ROUND 2 - APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

Westmeath County Council is now inviting applications for grant support for Festivals and Events to be held in the period July to December 2024.

The purpose of the scheme is to encourage and promote events particularly events of a scale as to be added to the Westmeath Calendar of Events for 2024. The events should involve significant voluntary input and should attract increased visitor numbers to Westmeath to generate increased economic activity for the local area.

You can apply for this funding online by clicking the button below:

APPLY HERE

For further enquiries please contact the Community Development Section, by email at communitygrants@westmeathcoco.ie or telephone 044 9332051.

This application process will close on Friday 24th May 2024.

Late applications will not be accepted.

In applying to the scheme, the applicant is responsible for organising, managing and holding the event in compliance with all Covid-19 Government, Public Health and HSE guidelines in operation at the time of the event. Please see the guidelines and criteria for this grant for further details.

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OTHER COMMUNITY GRANTS

Grants may become available throughout the year. All details of new grants will be available here. Please check back for future grants.

If you have any queries or you are looking for information our email address is communitygrants@westmeathcoco.ie and telephone number 044-93-32051.

 

To ensure your group is kept informed of the latest available grant, please register with Westmeath Public Participation Network (PPN). 

 

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