Westmeath Community Development -LCDP Youth Grants 2015
WCD are pleased to announce their Youth grants scheme for 2015
Applications are invited from youth groups/organisations who are working with young people aged 10-25 in either Athlone/Mullingar RAPID areas or other designated rural disadvantaged areas in Westmeath covered by the LCDP.
Eligible activities that groups can apply for are:
- Development of facilities where young people can meet in informal relaxed settings. These could include Youth cafes and drop in centres.-Can include equipment and materials which must be NEW.
- Educational activities/ Arts and music workshops/After school projects contributing to life long learning
- Support for Comhairle Na Og as a mechanism for linking into the views, opinions and ideas of young people in Co Westmeath.
- Once off events will be considered, providing they are new initiatives and have a focus on reducing poverty and social exclusion.
Grant monies available are between €1,000- €2,500 per project:
Please read grant information sheet prior to completion of application form:
To obtain grant information sheet and application form please click the links below.
Alternatively, please contact:
Linda-Jo Quinn/Edel McCallan
Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 23rd January @5pm