Please find information below on current programmes, Meath statistics and sources of financing:


Current programmes:

  • Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme (ORIS) Scheme: now open. Details here
  • 2021 Pride of Place: now open for applications. Details here.
  • Dormant Accounts Fund: supporting employment opportunities for People with Disabilities. Details here
  • Creative Climate Action Fund. Closing date 21st May 2021. Details here.
  • 2021 Local Youth Club Grant Scheme – LMETB.  Closing date 7th May 2021. Details here
  • Meath CLÁR Programme 2021: now open for applications. Relevant to Kells MD groups only. Closing dates begin 21st April. Details here




Meath County Council – Community Grants & Initiatives

Meath County Council – Heritage Grant Schemes


CSO Statistics for Meath: Analysis over a range of 15 themes 

Census 2016: Sapmap Area – County Meath


Finance Sources:

Community Finance Ireland

Community Foundation for Ireland

Clann Credo – Community Loan Finance

DRCD Community Services Programme

Pobal programmes

National Lottery

The Ireland Funds

Royal Irish Academy

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland

Philanthropy Ireland

Social Finance Foundation

Irish Youth Foundation

Arts Council – available funding programmes

DM Thomas Foundation – Central Grants Programme