Deadline: 31st January. In support of the Waterways Ireland Heritage Plan 2016-2020 the Heritage in the Community Grants Scheme 2020 is now open for application. A fund of €20,000 has been allocated to assist community based heritage projects which compliment or fulfil the delivery of the Waterways Ireland Heritage Plan along the Barrow Navigation, Erne System, Grand Canal, Lower Bann, Royal Canal, Shannon, Shannon-Erne, and the Ulster Canal (Upper Lough Erne to Clones).
Applications will be considered from communities seeking assistance for projects related to inland waterways' heritage including data collection & research, good heritage practice in managing sites, collections, objects, etc. And support fresh approaches and initiatives that link heritage to communities, promoting active engagement with heritage. Full guidelines can be downloaded here.
The deadline is 31st January 2020 - by email or post.
Application forms are available on the Waterways Ireland Heritage Grant website.