The DLR Grant Scheme provides financial assistance to individuals, groups and organisations engaged in projects, events or developments for the community and business organisations within Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County. The scheme funds a diverse range of initiatives from Events, Sports and Heritage to Community, Arts and Business.
The grants support in achieving the Council’s commitment to Driving Quality of Life for All and Creating an Environment for Economic Growth. The aim is to ensure that the limited financial resources available are used to the maximum benefit of the DLR community at large and support in achieving the Council’s goals and objectives.
The grants range from support to local community groups in running community events, summer projects, sports activities and community development initiatives. Grants also support business groups with running business promotion events and initiatives that drive footfall and support economic growth. Events, heritage and Festivals grants are available to support and promote key events or festivals throughout the County. These guidelines set out the purpose of each grant, the eligibility and award criteria.