Community Education – Funding Spring Summer 2018

Kildare Wicklow Education and Training Board  Community Education Service, Wicklow

Eligible not-for-profit Community and Voluntary Groups are invited to apply for funding for activities to take place during Spring/Summer 2018. The funding may be used to provide opportunities for your group to learn new skills OR/AND to support the sustainability of your group to fundraise, broaden membership, plan and organise events, work more effectively as a committee.

The following examples are for illustration only as we can work with you to identify your group’s own areas of interest

  • Personal: Using iPads, Facebook, Smartphones, Active-Online, Managing Stress (Yoga/Mindfulness). Creativity: (Art/ Ceramics/ Crafts/ Photography/Woodwork). Health: (Cooking healthy meals on a budget)
  • Community:  Building a nature-friendly community, Looking Creatively at Local Heritage,
  • Society: Youth Studies, Being an active citizen, locally and globally, Community Addiction Studies, Working with conflict

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Application Forms  and Funding Guidelines 
OR Contact your local Community Education Office

Wicklow Contact:  Brenda Delaney, Wicklow Community Education Facilitator
Tel: 0404 64055 Email:

Kildare Contact:  Susan Cullinane, Kildare Community Education Facilitator
T: 045 881863   Email:

Groups that have not accessed community education funding previously will need to register with us before applying. Please contact us to arrange.

The deadline for receipt of applications is Friday 17th November 2017