Funding Schemes
Find more information on our funding schemes below

Funding Schemes

We provide funding to different groups on the island. Find out more

Closing Date
25 February 2022
Category News ,

Foras na Gaeilge is pleased to announce that the Festival Scheme 2022 (second call) is now open and we welcome applications for...

Closing Date
25 February 2022
Category Education / Youth , News ,

Foras na Gaeilge is providing funding for appropriate Summer Camps through Irish for young people (3 to 18 years of age).

Closing Date
10 January 2022

Professional and Amateur Drama Companies' Scheme 2022

About Us

Foras na Gaeilge, the body responsible for the promotion of the Irish language throughout the whole island of Ireland, was founded on the second day of December 1999. Find out more


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Foras na Gaeilge supports the community through the following activities

  • Irish Language Networks
  • Colmcille
  • East Belfast Mission
Community Support

Foras na Gaeilge supports education through the following activities

  • Representation
  • Schemes and Projects
  • Support and Resources
Education Support

Foras na Gaeilge supports business through the following activities

  • Gnó Means Business
  • Publicity Materials
Business Support

Foras na Gaeilge supports the arts through the following activities

  • The Festivals Scheme
  • The Drama Companies Scheme
Support for the Arts

Foras na Gaeilge promotes reading and publishing primarily through various units

  • An Gúm
  • ÁIS
  • Clár na Leabhar Gaeilge
Books & Publishing

Foras na Gaeilge offers support for the media through schemes for

  • Magazines and Newspapers
  • Radio Stations
Support for the Media

Irish Dictionaries & Terminology

We have a particular role in respect of providing comprehensive and modern dictionaries to facilitate and consolidate the use and good practice of the language in all areas of contemporary life.

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