Funding for this grants scheme is provided through Sport Ireland and is intended to support those clubs not already in receipt of significant core and/or additional funding.
This Club Participation Grants Scheme aims to support sports clubs, coaches and volunteers to develop greater participation among target groups as reflected in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Sports Partnership’s Strategic Plan 2018-2022. As such, for the 2022 grants scheme applications are invited for initiatives that will increase participation in sport and physical activity among girls/women and people with disabilities, especially within an area of disadvantage.
For further details on this grants scheme and to make an application please see the online application process here https://dlrcoco.submit.com/
The final date for applications is the 28th January 2022.
1. Women in Sport Participation Initiatives & Programmes:
These projects should focus on attracting new female members/participants and encourage their ongoing participation. Projects must demonstrate potential long-term sustainability and how they relate to the provision of sport or physical activity opportunities among girls and women.
2. Disability Inclusion Participation Initiatives & Programmes:
These projects should focus on attracting new members/participants among children and adults with a disability and encourage their ongoing participation. Projects must demonstrate potential long-term sustainability and how they relate to the provision of sport or physical activity opportunities for people with a disability.
3. Volunteer Training & Development:
Applications under this category aim to provide relevant and accredited training courses for volunteers and coaches within the club/organisation. This training should seek to develop inclusive opportunities and structures in clubs/organisations providing sport and physically activity for all.
If your club would like clarification on any aspect of the Club Participation Grants scheme or guidance on completing the application process, please contact a member of the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Sports Partnership team at 01-2719502 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.