Irish Youth Foundation Inviting Applications to Two Funds 

Brigid Geoghegan
Brigid Geoghegan • 19 January 2022

Irish Youth Foundation Inviting Applications to Two Funds 

The Irish Youth Foundation (IYF) is currently encouraging all relevant nonprofit organisations to consider making an application to one or both of the following funds. 

Please note specific deadlines below.

IYF Skills & Employability Fund

This fund will offer grants to projects and programmes that support young people who are currently not in education, training or employment to successfully transition into skills based opportunities, mentorship opportunities, further learning opportunities and employment opportunities.  

The fund will offer grants of up to €10,000 and more information can be found here: https://iyf.ie/skills-employability-fund/ 

The closing date for this fund has been extended to Wednesday, 27 January 2022

Vhi Health & Wellbeing Fund

The Vhi Health & Wellbeing fund is open again this year. It launched yesterday and will focus on supporting projects that seek to strengthen resilience in young people and help them manage anxiety, with the emphasis on early intervention and prevention 

The fund will offer grants of up to €10,000 and more information can be found here: https://iyf.ie/vhi-health-wellbeing-fund-2022/ 

Please note that this fund is only open to projects in counties where Vhi operate: Cork, Dublin, Limerick, Galway, Kilkenny & Donegal. 

The closing date for this fund is Wednesday, 16 February 2022