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GRANT DEADLINE EXTENDED

The deadline for the receipt of Local Partnership Agenda 21 Grant Applications has been extended to 5 pm on Wednesday 9th September 2015. 

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund 2015

Applications are invited for projects or initiatives that could help to increase awareness of environmental issues locally, or that could help communities become more sustainable.  The Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund 2015, jointly funded by the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government, and Cork City Council, makes financial assistance available for projects that promote sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level.

Projects should focus on environmental awareness and actions which complement national environmental policies such as those on waste, biodiversity, water conservation and climate change.

A wide variety of projects and schemes have been supported under the Fund in previous years, including community gardens and allotments, compost schemes, rainwater harvesting, biodiversity projects, waste reduction initiatives, educational initiatives and environmental exhibitions. Lists of previously funded projects can be viewed online at www.environ.ie and on this website

How to Apply

Application forms in both Irish and English are available hereunder.  If you have any queries about completing the forms, or any other aspect of the grant application, please contact the Recreation, Amenity and Sport Division of Cork City Council, phone no. 021 4924187, e mail: recreation@corkcity.ie

Applications should be sent to the Senior Staff Officer, Recreation, Amenity and Sport Division, Cork City Council, City Hall, Anglesea Street, Cork, to arrive no later than 5pm, Friday, 28th of August 2015.

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Fund 2015 Application Form (Word)(96KB)

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund 2018 Environmental Awareness Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase awareness of environmental issues locally, or that could help your community to become more sustainable? If so, you may qualify for financial assistance from the Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund 2018. This Fund promotes sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level. Does Your Project Qualify? Projects should focus on environmental awareness and actions which complement national environmental policies such as those on waste, biodiversity, water conservation and climate change. A wide variety of projects and schemes have been supported under the Fund in previous years, including community gardens and allotments, compost schemes, rainwater harvesting, biodiversity projects, waste reduction initiatives, educational initiatives and environmental exhibitions. Lists of previously funded projects can be viewed online at: http://dccae.gov.ie/en-ie/environment/topics/environmental-protection-and-awareness How to Apply Application forms are available to download from the link below. Applications must be made to no later than 5pm, 20 June 2018 on the official application form via email to environment@corkcity.ie . Download application form below: