Community Grants & Awards 2022

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Ursula.Harper • 20 January 2022

Westmeath County Council - Community Grants & Awards 2022

Applications Open Friday 28th January 2022

Westmeath County Council is now inviting applications for the following Grants

Community Action Grant

Tidy Towns Grant

Residents Associations Grant

This is an online application process with access to the applications available on our website under the Community Grants page. Guidelines and criteria also available.

If you have any difficulty with the online application or require an offline application form please call the Community Development section 0449332217 or email

Westmeath County Council is now inviting applications for the following Awards

Nominations for Cathaoirleach Award for Westmeath Person/Group of the Year

Community project of the year Award

Age Friendly Recognition Award

Pride of Place in the Community Competition

STEM Grant (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Grant)

Schools Environmental Competition


Applications forms for the Awards are available on the website in the Community Grants page or email and a form will be sent to you.

Closing date for all applications for the above Grants and Awards - Friday 4th March 2022

Please note the closing date as late applications will not be accepted.

Funding & Resources Information Events & Clinics

Does your group want to hear about grants and supports from Westmeath County Council and other bodies for 2022? Do you need help with identifying the grants available to your group or help with completing an application form? The Community Development section in Westmeath County Council are holding a number of events to help with your funding enquiries.


Online Resources and Information evenings

Wednesday 2nd February 2022 7.30pm to 9pm – Topics will include - Community Grants & Awards,  Sports grants, Arts & Heritage, Environment & supports from Westmeath Community Development.

Thursday 3rd February 2022 7.30pm to 9pm – Topics will include - Leader, Rural supports, CLÁR, ORIS, SEAI, LA Water programmes, Volunteer Centre.


This is an opportunity to hear information and ask about 2022 grants, awards and supports for your group. To register your attendance for an information evening  please go to or call 0449338939 or email to receive a registration link.


Advice & Help Clinics – for One to One help with Grants & Awards for your group

Thursday 10th February 2022 Mullingar Bloomfield House Hotel 12pm till 4pm Walk-in clinic

Thursday 10th February 2022 Athlone Shamrock Lodge Hotel 6pm till 9pm Walk-in Clinic

These are walk-in clinics so no appointment is necessary, but you may be asked to wait for a short while on arrival.


Further details on all Grants and Awards available on the Westmeath County Council and Westmeath PPN websites and social media pages