Local Authority Waters Programme opens grants scheme of €30,000 for Water Heritage Day 2024

Deadline for making an application is Tuesday, 16th of July 2024.

 The Local Authority Waters Programme (LAWPRO) encourages community groups in County Waterford to apply under the ‘Water Heritage Day Grants Scheme 2024’ to celebrate Water Heritage Day on Sunday the 25th of August.

LAWPRO is a national shared service working on behalf of the 31 local authorities in Ireland coordinating efforts to achieve good water quality across the country.

To make an application see: LAWPRO Small Grants and Events Scheme 2024 | Online Consultation Portal of the Waters and Communities Office


You are asked to consult with your local Community Water Officer, Catherine Seale-Duggan  in advance of making an application. Her contact details are on our website here: Communities Team – Local Authority Water Programme (lawaters.ie)

LAWPRO works in partnership with the Heritage Council, and to run a Heritage Week event you are encouraged to register your event on their website here: www.heritageweek.ie/get-involved/organise-an-event

By submitting an event on the Heritage Week website and receiving a LAWPRO grant, you could also be in with a chance to win a Water Heritage Award in 2024, for more information on the awards visit: National Heritage Week Awards | National Heritage Week 17th – 25th August 2024

Picture: Belle lake