Community Enhancement Programme 2019

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The Community Enhancement Programme (CEP) provides grant funding to communities across Ireland.

It is capital funding. That means you can buy equipment or make physical repairs with the grant. The funding is used to enhance facilities that address disadvantage as identified in Leitrim Local Economic and Community Plan.

Euro Community WordleApplications are now invited for funding under this scheme:

  • The Scheme offers small grants of up to a maximum of € 1,000 (e.g. Sports, Office or Catering Equipment, etc)
  • The Scheme also allows from €2000 to maximum of €8,000 for larger scale capital projects (e.g.  development/renovation of community/youth spaces, energy efficiency projects, etc).
  • Funding for capital projects only
  • Only one application is accepted from each Community Group


Click on the links below for the application guidelines and the Application Form.

Application Form Guidelines

Application Form



Who is eligible to apply?

  • Locally based community and voluntary groups
  • Not for Profit Organisations
  • Eligible facilities will include community centres, youth clubs, sports/recreation facilities etc

Closing date for applications is 4pm on Thursday 30th May 2019

Further details and the application form are available on or by post from:

Community Development, Leitrim Co Council, Áras an Chontae, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim

(071) 9650400   Ext. 540 / 552   Email:

To see which groups in Leitrim received how much funding in 2018 click on the link to the Dept of Rural and Community Development website: CLICK HERE

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