Sport Ireland has launched a €2,000,000 ‘Sport for All’ Disability Supports Club Fund as part of this year’s NGB Dormant Accounts Fund which is now open to clubs in Kildare, Laois & Offaly.
€2m funding available for Clubs to support disability specific activities in sports clubs.
Total funding package of €4m aims to break down barriers to participation.
Closing date for applications from NGBs is Monday, September 1st, 2022.
The fund will support the initiation or enhancement of disability specific activities within grassroots sports clubs. Clubs will apply directly to their NGB for funding. NGBs will in turn submit a consolidated application on behalf of its club network to Sport Ireland.
Clubs can apply for funding of between €1,000 and €5,000 to support the following areas:
Disability Supports Education & Training.
Disability Supports Programme Activation and Delivery.
Disability Supports Small Scale Equipment and Infrastructure.
The closing date for applications from National Governing Bodies to Sport Ireland will be Monday, September 1st, 2022.
It is anticipated that an announcement of funding allocations will be made by December 2022.
All Club enquires in relation to the ‘Sport for All’ Disability Supports Club Fund should be made directly to the relevant Sport Ireland recognised National Governing Body.