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.
A list of projects which received funding in previous years may be found below.
List of projects funded in 2015.
List of projects funded in 2016.
List of projects funded in 2017.
How to Apply:
Applications are made directly to Cavan County Council, Waste Management Section, Farnham Street, Cavan. Application forms (in both Irish and English) are available at the links below:
Download English Application Form (PDF)
Download English Application Form (Word)
Download Irish Application Form
Completed Applications must be made to Cavan County Council no later than 5pm, 20 June 2018 and can be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For general information on the Scheme please contact the LA21 Officer in your local authority.