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


Current programmes:


  • Community Centres Investment Fund: New capital fund of €15 million which will provide funding for the improvement and refurbishment of existing community centres in both urban and rural areas. Details here


  • Community Grant Scheme 2022 Round 2: scheme re-opened for a second call for groups who have not yet applied for funding this year: closing date 13th May. Details here


  • The Community Foundation for Ireland: grants available  to develop and enhance green space. Closing date 20th May 2022. 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 Finance Ireland : new £/€10 million Recovery Loan Fund. Details here


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