The 2020 round of the Sports Capital & Equipment Programme is now open for applications - deadline extended until 5pm Monday 1st March
The Sports Capital & Equipment Programme (SCEP) is operated by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and provides grants to assist in the development or refurbishment of sports facilities and the provision of sports equipment.
Grants are available to voluntary, not-for profit sports clubs, community groups, NGBs, and local authorities. Third level colleges, Education and Training Boards (ETBs) and schools may only apply for funding jointly with sports clubs or organisations.
THE CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL 5PM ON MONDAY 1ST MARCH 2021.
The extension is designed to assist any clubs who may be encountering difficulties finalising their applications due to Covid related restrictions.
All applications must be made on sportscapitalprogramme.ie and information on how to make an application is available on gov.ie/sportscapital
To make an application an organisation must first register on the website but organisations only need to register once for all rounds of the Programme.
A guide to making an application is available at https://www.gov.ie/en/service/d13385-sports-capital-programme/#how-to-make-an-application
A list of Frequently Asked Questions on the application process is available at: https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/5b878-sports-capital-programme-2020-faq-guide/