Support Scheme for Community Based Economic Development 2018

Galway County Council invites applications from Community and Voluntary Groups and individual Artists for support through the following scheme:

This scheme provides financial support towards innovative community based economic activities with the potential to create employment, or enhance economic self-sustainability in local areas and assist social inclusion. Support is available to Community and Voluntary Groups involved in the promotion of Local Economic Development through the following themes;

  • Support for Community Enterprise or Economic Development Projects
  • Support of Tourism activities/events/facilities by community organisations
  • Regional Festivals and Participative Events in Conjunction with Fáilte Ireland
  • Initiatives and projects that support the 2018 designation Galway, West of Ireland has as a European Region of Gastronomy