Local sports groups urged to apply for grants of up to €1,500

Sports groups locally are being encouraged to apply for grants to allow them put in place measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19.

The Covid-19 Club Small Grant Scheme is being administrated by the Sports Partnerships in all counties.

Grants of up to €1,500 are available to organisations who are affiliated to a national organisation or who have a sporting aspect to their work.

The application process has opened in Cavan and it’s expected to get underway in Monaghan shortly.

Nadine McCormilla from Cavan Sports Partnership explains more: