National Lottery: Sports and Physical Recreation Grant

Manager: Lise-Ann Sheahan

Funding Body: 

Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport

Grant Amount: 

€1,000 - €200,000 in grant funding.

Application Deadline

The 24th of April, 2015 (17.00) 

Applicant Type: 

Community Groups, Voluntary Organisations,  National Governing Bodies of Sport, Local Authorities and in some cases VECs and Schools to develop sports and physical recreation facilities and to provide appropriate equipment to help maximise participation in sport and physical recreation.

Further Support:

Learn from previously funded Community Groups, Voluntary Organisations,  National Governing Bodies of Sport, Local Authorities and in some cases VECs and Schools by getting in touch with them directly. The list of previously funded projects can be found on the Sports Capital Programme website or click here.

 

About:

The Sports Capital Programme aims to foster an integrated and planned approach to developing sports and physical recreation facilities throughout the country. In particular, its objectives are to:
  • assist voluntary and community organisations, national governing bodies (NGBs) of sport, local authorities and in some cases VECs and schools to develop high quality, safe, well-designed, sustainable facilities in appropriate locations and to provide appropriate equipment to help maximise participation in sport and physical recreation
  • prioritise the needs of disadvantaged areas in the provision of sports facilities
  • encourage the multi-purpose use of local, regional and national sports facilities by clubs, community organisations and national governing bodies of sport
 

Registration:

Any organisation that wishes to make applications must first register online at Sports Capital Programme website, click here. Early registration is recommended. The Department has written a guide to the registration process in English and Irish, click here.

 

Applications:

Where and when do I submit an application to the Sports Capital Programme? The 2015 programme is open for applications from 5 pm on Tuesday, 10 March 2015 and the deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday, 24 April 2015. The online Sports Capital Programme Portal website is the only way to apply, click here. OSCAR also allows groups to view previous grants and payments, change contact details, seek payment of a grant and otherwise communicate with the department online. A sample application from is available to download below.

 

Further Information

For further information, please do get in touch. 

Call: 064 662 7301

Email: sportscapitalprogrammes@dttas.ie

Address: Sports Capital Programmes Unit, Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, New Road, Killarney, Co. Kerry

Website: www.dttas.ie

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