Grant Aid - 1st call for applications

Applications for grant aid & bursaries opens on Wednesday 16 January 2019 and will close at 5pm on Thursday 7 February 2019. Bursaries are also open to individuals for Arts, Culture & Sport. Grant Aid & Bursaries funding relates to projects/activities in the 2019-2020 financial year.

Applications are invited in the categories listed below:-

Grant Aid:

  • Arts, Culture & Heritage

  • Community Services - General

  • Community Services - Revenue

  • Culture Night - 2019

  • Festivals & Events - Large

  • Festivals & Events - Small

  • Good Relations

  • Irish in the Community

  • Remembering & Commemoration - Decade of Centenaries

  • Seeding Grants

  • Sport NI - Everybody Active 2020 Programme

  • Sports Events

  • Summer Schemes


  • Arts, Culture & Heritage

  • Irish Language

  • Sports

Drop In – Grant Aid Information Sessions for Funding Streams will be held in the following locations:-

  • Tara Centre, Omagh Monday 21 January 2019 4.30 pm - 7.30 pm

  • Enniskillen Library Tuesday 22 January 2019 4.30 pm - 7.30 pm

If you are unable to attend any of the above information sessions, Council Officers will be available by appointment to provide information.

Please contact the Funding & Investment Unit; see telephone number below.

Grant Aid information sessions will be held in conjunction with the Council’s Community Services Funding and Advice Fair, the aim of which is to offer a wide range of funding information to Community and Voluntary organisations on available financial support.

Where possible applicants are asked to complete the application online, the link can be located on the Council’s website:

Council Officers are available to assist with this process. Grant Aid Code of Conduct and Guidance Notes are also available to download.

For further assistance contact the Funding & Investment Unit, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council:

T: 0300 303 1777

Late, incomplete or retrospective applications will not be considered.

Grant Aid - for Older Peoples Groups

Applications are also open for Older Peoples Groups which must apply directly to the South West Age Partnership (SWAP) for the Council’s Grant Aid, with the exception of Good Relations Grant Aid.

Closing date is 5pm on Thursday 7 February 2019.

For further information or to apply for Grant Aid please contact:- Allison Forbes

Tel: 028 8225 1824 or Email:

For more information and to apply please visit