Youth Club Grant

Youth Officer
Ms Ruth Griffin
Cork Education & Training Board,
21 Lavitt’s Quay,
Tel: 021-4856345


This Scheme is administered by the Education & Training Boards on behalf of the Department of Children and Youth Affairs.

This Department of Children and Youth Affairs Scheme which was introduced in 1999 and aims to make provision for the support of youth work activities at a local level. These grants are made available to voluntary youth clubs and groups through Cork Education & Training Board. In 2014 1.035million euro was available nationally.

Types of Grants:

The 2016 LYCGS provides grant-aid to voluntary youth groups. Sporting groups are ineligible.  In cases where there is more than one section in a group (e.g. Scout Group with Beavers, Cubs and Scouts / Guide Units with Ladybirds, Brownies and Guides / Youth club with Junior and Senior sections), only one application should be made for the combined group.

Please click on the links below to download/view the forms:

Download Application form
View Guidelines

The maximum grant to any one club is €3,000.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17th June 2016.


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