Posted: 09/11/2017

Heritage in the Community Grant Scheme 2018 NOW OPEN

Heritage in the Community Grant

In support of the Waterways Ireland Heritage Plan 2016-2020 we are delighted to announce the Heritage in the Community Grants Scheme 2018 is now open for application!

A fund of €20,000 has been allocated to assist community based heritage projects which compliment or fulfil the delivery of the Waterways Ireland Heritage Plan along the Barrow Navigation, Erne System, Grand Canal, Lower Bann, Royal Canal, Shannon, Shannon-Erne, and the Ulster Canal (Upper Lough Erne to Clones).

Applications will be considered from communities seeking assistance for projects related to inland waterways' heritage including data collection & research,  good heritage practice in managing sites, collections, objects, etc. And support fresh approaches and initiatives that link heritage to communities, promoting active engagement with heritage.

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is January,31 2018 (by email or post).

Click here to find out more and download your application form.

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