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Galway Rural Development - Tuesday, December 10, 2019


Galway County PPN ran out a series of information workshops on this scheme in the last couple of weeks but in case you missed it, here is some information. The scheme normally opens in January/February but 2020 funding has been made available earlier this year so community groups have a chance to apply for funding for an event that could be part of the general celebrations for #Galway2020.

Galway County Council is currently inviting applications for a variety of categories:

Community Development: For amenities and facilities and social inclusion measures
Economic Development: For festivals and participatory events and development initiatives;

Cultural Development: For arts, heritage and promotion of the Irish language.

The deadline for completion of application forms is January 16 2020.

Further information on the application process and eligibility is available at the following email address: .

You can also download the forms here:


Community Development Application Form 2020

Economic Development Application Form 2020

Cultural Development Application Form 2020

Sceimeanna Tacaiochta Pobail Treoirlinte d'Iarratasoiri

Foirm Iarratais Forbairt Phobail 2020

Foirm Iarratais Forbairt Eacnamaiochta 2020

Foirm Iarratais Forbairt Chultuir 2020

Welcome to the Galway Rural Development website. Galway Rural Development, through the programmes we administer, will continue to work along with other agencies, groups and individuals around the county to improve the quality of life for all citizens in our area. We especially wish to work with those who are most in need of assistance, to provide real opportunities for people to gain significant improvements for themselves and their communities throughout rural Galway.

Funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection.