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


Current programmes:

  • Club Grant Scheme 2021: Meath Local Sports Partnership. Closing dates begin 14th October 2021. Details here
  • Community Foundation Ireland: Covid19 Response Fund. Closing dates 7th & 14th October 2021. Details here
  • Community Foundation for Ireland: Older Persons’ Fund. Closing date 20th October 2021. Details here
  • What Works Training Fund. Closing date midday 1st October 2021. Details here
  • Facebook Community Action Grants: Meath 2022.  Closing date  15th October 2021. Details here
  • Social Enterprise Capital Grants Scheme 2021: small capital grants available for Meath social enterprises. Closing date for applications is the 6th October. Details here
  • The Community Foundation for Ireland: Open grant round. Details here. Closing date 7th October 2021
  • Awareness Raising Initiative for Social Enterprise (ARISE) Scheme 2021. Details here, Closing date 20th October 2021

  • Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2021: Round 2. Closing date 18th October 2021. Details here
  • Arts Council: current funding programmes information available 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