Waterways Ireland has announced its Community Grant Scheme 2020 in support of the Waterways Ireland Heritage Plan 2016-2020.
A fund of €20,000 has been allocated to assist community based heritage projects which compliment or fulfil the delivery of the Waterways Ireland Heritage Plan along the Barrow Navigation, Erne System, Grand Canal, Lower Bann, Royal Canal, Shannon, Shannon-Erne, and the Ulster Canal.
Applications will be considered from communities seeking assistance for projects related to inland waterways' heritage including data collection & research, good heritage practice in managing sites, collections, objects, etc.
The deadline for receipt of completed applications is January, 31st 2020. For details see https://www.waterwaysireland.org/heritage-grant