Community Enhancement Programme 2018

Community Enhancement Programme 2018

Cavan County Council has been awarded funding of €134,757 under the Community Enhancement Programme.

Published on: 26 Jun 2018

Funding will be aimed at enhancing communities and addressing disadvantage as identified in the Cavan Local Economic and Community Plan.

Eligible activities:

The funding covers capital projects only and should demonstrate added value.   The following provides a non-exhaustive list of capital projects that could receive funding under the programme:

  • Development/renovation of community centres
  • Once off maintenance of premises. This does not include regular routine maintenance such as painting or minor repairs.
  • Community amenities
  • Youth clubs or facilities
  • Sports/recreation facilities
  • Improvements to town parks and common areas and spaces
  • Public realm improvements
  • Streetscaping
  • Play/recreation spaces
  • Energy efficiency type projects



There are two grants available under the programme:-

  • Small Scale Capital Grant of €1,000 or less
  • Capital Grant in excess of €1,000 up to maximum of € 20,000


Download the application form (330kb, Word)

Download the scheme guidelines (52kb, Word)


Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday, 30 July, 2018.