Foras na Gaeilge welcomes organisations wishing to administer a scholarships scheme to apply to the Gaeltacht Scholarships Scheme 2020-22. We will provide funding for scholarships under the following three categories: Pupils under 18 in the north, Adults and Families
This scheme aims to provide an opportunity to young people under eighteen years of age who live in the north, as well as adults and families throughout the island, to attend a Gaeltacht course.
We will ask grantees, in conjunction with community groups, schools etc., to focus on areas in which a large number of disadvantaged people live. We will ask grantees also to focus on providing scholarships to people from Gaeltacht service towns and the Irish language networks.
Applicants must have the following
Deadline for applications
5 p.m. Monday 30 September 2019
Application form agus related documents:
Foirm Iarratais - Scéim na Scoláireachtaí Gaeltachta 2020-22
Treoir don Seicliosta Cumhdach leanaí_Ó Thuaidh
Treoir don Seicliosta Cumhdach leanaí_Ó dheas
Seicliosta Cumhdach leanaí_Ó dheas
Seicliosta Cumhdach leanaí_Ó Thuaidh
Foras na Gaeilge is providing funding for appropriate Youth Events programmes (which must contain a minimum of 12 sessions) through Irish for young people (3 to 18 years of age):
Grants are provided out of public funding, and Foras na Gaeilge has statutory duties to ensure value for money for all funded projects.
Foras na Gaeilge recommends to applicants to seek joint funding for projects, when appropriate, and to cooperate with other organisations in order to achieve the best value from the Foras na Gaeilge grant.
We particularly welcome applications from organisations located in areas recognised in Government strategies or legislation.
Treoirlínte Dhátheangach_Bilingual Guidelines_Scéim na nImeachtaí Óige 2019-20
Foirm Iarratais Dhátheangach_Bilingual Application Form_Scéim na nImeachtaí Óige 2019-20
Please note that every applicant must submit the relevant safeguarding checklist with the application:
Child Protection Policy Checklist 2018 North
Child Protection Policy Checklist 2018 South
Child Protection Policy Checklist 2018 South Guidance
A signed hard copy must be submitted to Foras na Gaeilge before the deadline.
If you have any question on any aspect of the qualifying criteria, contact Foras na Gaeilge before the deadline, 12.00pm, Friday 5th April 2019.
Foras na Gaeilge is providing funding for appropriate Summer Camps through Irish for young people (3 to 18 years of age):
This is a nonprofit scheme to keep the camp fees low for the young people.
Treoirlínte Dhátheangach_Bilingual Guidelines_Scéim na gCampaí Samhraidh 2019
Foirm Iarratais Dhátheangach_Bilingual Application Form_Scéim na gCampaí Samhraidh 2019
If you have any question on any aspect of the qualifying criteria, contact Foras na Gaeilge before the deadline, 12.00pm, Friday 22 March 2019.
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