Funding opportunities


Two funding opportunities now available.

Rural Development Programme (LEADER) 2014 – 2020

Offaly Local Community Development Committee is the Local Action Group responsible for the Rural Development Programme (LEADER) 2014 – 2020.

Offaly Local Development Company is the implementing partner who will deliver the Rural Development Programme (LEADER) 2014 – 2020 on behalf of the Offaly Local Development Committee. Call for applications for 2017 now open in the following categories: -

  1. Applications for COMMUNITY PLANNING opened on 3rd February 2017 and will close on 31st March 2017. 
  2. Applications for COMMUNITY WALKING TRACKS opened on 3rd February and will close on 28th April 2017. 
  3. Applications for SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT opened 3rd February and will close on 30th June 2017. 
  4. Applications for COMMUNITY PLAYGROUNDS & SKATE PARKS opened on 3rd February and will close on 31st August 2017. 
  5. Applications for INNOVATIVE TOURISM ACCOMMODATION opened on 27th January and will close on 31st August 2017. 

Please note that 24th February 2017 is the deadline for Expression of Interest Forms. Full details can be found on www.offalyldc.ie or by contacting OLDC at 057 9322850.

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Tullamore Credit Union’s Community Support Fund 2017

Tullamore Credit Union’s Community Support Fund 2017 is now open, to which local community, cultural, charity and sports groups may apply for funding to assist with worthwhile projects. 

Applicants must be from within Tullamore Credit Union’s common bond, and must be for projects that benefit the local area. 

Completed application forms, together with any supporting documentation, must be returned to the Credit Union by Tuesday 28th February 2017 at 5pm and may be downloaded here