Community Enhancement Programme 2021

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ROSCOMMON COUNTY COUNCIL

COMHAIRLE CHONTAE ROS COMÁIN

 

Community Enhancement Programme 2021

The Community Enhancement Programme (CEP) offers funding to not-for-profit community groups and communities in Co. Roscommon to enhance facilities for a disadvantaged area/group, or a group/facility providing services to the disadvantaged as identified in the Roscommon LECP. 

The Department of Rural and Community Development provide the funding which will be administered through Roscommon LCDC and the Community and Enterprise section of Roscommon County Council.

The Community Enhancement Programme (CEP) offers funding to not-for-profit community groups and communities in Co. Roscommon to enhance facilities for a disadvantaged area/group, or a group/facility providing services to the disadvantaged as identified in the Roscommon LECP. 

The Department of Rural and Community Development provide the funding which will be administered through Roscommon LCDC and the Community and Enterprise section of Roscommon County Council.

There are two strands to the CEP:

Strand A (Small scale grant of €1,000 or less):   

Approximately 40 projects to the value of €1,000 per project will be funded.

 

Strand B (Grant in excess of €1,000):      

Approximately €93,000 will be available to grants in excess of €1,000.

This iteration of the CEP will provide:

  • Grants towards projects or equipment enhancing facilities (similar to previous years) and

  • One-off grants towards costs associated with reopening of a facility or the sustainability of a facility.

 

The following provides a non-exhaustive list of projects that could receive funding under the programme: e.g. Development/renovation of community centres, Once off maintenance of premises, Community amenities, Development of youth clubs or facilities, Development of sports/recreation facilities, Improvements to town parks and common areas and spaces, CCTV equipment, Public realm improvements, Streetscaping, Development of play/recreation spaces, Energy efficiency type projects, Purchase of equipment, Adaptations or equipment needed as a result of COVID-19.

 

Full procurement must be submitted with the online application form.

 

Please note that previous funding will be taken into account when assessing applications

 

Approval of successful projects will take place in July and all monies must be claimed with receipts no later than 17th December, 2021.

Full details of the scheme are available in related documents below

Applications must be submitted via My Online Services at:

 https://roscommon-self.achieveservice.com/

The application form will be available online from Friday 28th May, 2021

 

Late submissions will not be considered

 

Closing date for receipt of completed online applications is Midnight on Sunday 20th June, 2021

Any queries relating to the application process or eligibility for the scheme can be emailed to CEP@roscommoncoco.ie

 

                       

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 Majella Hunt

Director of Services