Westmeath Community Development - LCDP Youth Grants 2013

WCD are pleased to announce their Youth grant scheme for 2013

Applications are invited from youth groups/organisations who are working with young people aged 10-18 in either Athlone/Mullingar RAPID areas or other designated rural disadvantaged areas in Westmeath.

Eligible activities that groups can apply for are:

· Development of facilities where young people can meet in informal relaxed settings. These could include Youth cafes and drop in centres.-Can include equipment and materials which must be NEW.

· Support for projects and initiatives which promote the participation and involvement of young people in the arts and other creative activities.

· Support for Comhairle Na Og as a mechanism for linking into the views, opinions and ideas of young people in Co Westmeath.

· Once off events will be considered, providing they are new initiatives and have a focus on reducing poverty and social exclusion.

Grant monies available are between €2,000- €5,000 per project:

Please read grant information sheet prior to completion of application form:

For more information please contact: Linda-Jo Quinn/Arlene Kelly

On 090 64 94555 (Athlone office) or email ljquinn@westcd.ie or  akelly@westcd.ie


LCDP Grant Application 2013

Youth Grants 2013 - Explanatory Information