The Minister for Arts is encouraging local youth groups across the Shannonside/Northern Sound Region to apply for funding under the Capital Funding Scheme for youth services.
The scheme for 2016/2017 has being opened by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs and there is €2.6 million euro fund open to groups.
It’ll be used to support small scale projects, including equipment replacement, refurbishments, health and safety fit outs and accessibility projects in local youth services.
Youth clubs can apply for funding of between €5,000 and €50,000 euros.
The closing date for applicatons is May 20th and forms are available on the Department of Children website.