Small Capital Grants Programme

Co-operation Ireland has been appointed by the Department for Communities (DfC) as the Intermediary Funding Body for the 2018/19 Small Capital Grants Programme for Northern Ireland. 

The purpose of this Programme is to promote Partnership and Collaboration among Voluntary and Community organisations. As such the amount of grant available to apply for will be dependent on the amount of partners within the application:

·         2 partner groups  = can apply for £1,500

·         3 - 4 partner groups = can apply for up to £3,500

·         5+ partner groups  =  can apply for up to maximum £5,000

To be eligible for grant assistance organisations must

·         be constituted voluntary /community sector organisations

·         have an annual income of less than £100,000 per year.  

This grant is only eligible for expenditure on capital items and must be incurred from the date of award until 31 March 2019.

Applications should be emailed to, and must be received by 12noon Wednesday 19th December 2018

Application forms and guidance notes can be accessed below:

Small Capital Grants Application Form

Small Capital Grants Guidance Notes