NEWS: Funding/Grants/Events & Information 01/10/2015

Please find below information on latest grants/funding/events etc.  Please CLICK on the HEADINGS to open the links


Waterford Community & Voluntary Awards OPEN for Nominations

The Community & Voluntary awards were introduced to recognise and celebrate the commitment and vibrancy of the community and voluntary sector in Waterford and to identify the value of the contribution made by groups in their communities. Closing Date WEDNESDAY 28th October 2015


2015 Better Together Public Voting Underway

Public voting has opened for the 2015 Better Together Video Competition. Now is the time to rally your supporters to vote for your short video (they can each vote once every 24 hour period, from now until 20 November). You could win a 2,000 Euro prize for your non-profit (not to mention lots of public attention for your cause).


Europe for Citizens / EU Funding Information Events

Does the thought of filling out tricky EU application forms fill you with dread? Well, fear not because The Wheel, in collaboration with EU funding experts Access Europe, will be running a series of short and useful information sessions around the country in October and November.


Saint Patricks Cathedral Launches Community Grants Scheme

Saint Patricks Cathedral (CHY 848) is the National Cathedral of the Church of Ireland. It operates as a busy tourist site but primarily as a church that seeks to meet the spiritual and physical needs of its community in pursuit of the Christian gospel.


ESB Energy for Generations Fund Open for Applications

ESB, Irelands foremost energy company, has announced funding of over 270,000 will be awarded to 47 community and voluntary organisations in 13 counties across Ireland, as part of the autumn 2015 round of its Energy for Generations community fund.


210,000 Announced for Music Capital Scheme 2015

TMusic Network last week welcomed the announcement by Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, confirming capital funds of 210,000 for the Music Capital Scheme 2015