COVID-19: There have been some changes to Council services. For up to date information on Council services and community & business support available during this time, please follow this link: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information, Advice & Council services

Council Grants & Bursary Programme

COVID-19 Community Funding

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is providing a substantial funding package to support community led responses assisting the most vulnerable people as the Coronavirus pandemic continues to affect local communities.

  • The funding is available for constituted groups wishing to provide community and social support to vulnerable and isolated persons in the Fermanagh and Omagh District Council area at this time.
  • Funding is open and applications are being accepted on a rolling basis. The streamlined funding process will ensure a quick turnaround of applications and advance payments to ensure prompt delivery of support in local communities.
  • Groups must clearly evidence that their project will be delivered within the council area and to its residents. Applicants are encouraged to work together to maximise funding to address key priorities across geographical areas.
UPDATE 4 MAY 2020 – Please note that the Guidance notes have been revised.  

*It is important to note that the priorities and timeline of the funding programme may change again, as emerging issues arise due to the impacts of Covid-19.

Before applying groups should refer to the guidance to ensure eligibility for the grant.
Guidance Notes are available to view in the downloads section at the bottom of the page.

How to apply: Groups can apply online using the Grants Manager Program click here

Guidance Notes: are available below for download. Contact us: For more information or assistance email:


Round 1 Grant Aid (for 2020/21) and Capital Grants Update

In light of the current situation regarding Covid-19, the Council wishes to advise you that the Round 1 Grant Call for the 2020 – 2021 financial year and the Capital Grant Funding Call has had to be put on hold until further notice.

Regarding claims relating to Letter of offers received for the 2019 – 2020 financial year; please note Funding and Investment is still continuing to accept and process claims electronically via email. Claim forms can be found from the menu on the right hand side. Please send completed claims to

If your event/project did not come to fruition due to issues relating to Covid-19 please send us an email outlining the details of your current situation.

We have limited access to our emails but we will do our very best to reply to all emails in due course.

Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

Grant Manager Program

To access the Grant Manager Program, Please click here

Your email address and password will be required.

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council provides funding to voluntary clubs, societies, community, sporting organisations and bursaries to individuals. To be eligible for funding, Groups/Individuals must be based within the Fermanagh and Omagh District Council area.

Council Grants & Bursary Programme (On hold due to COVID 19)

The Council grants and bursary programmes are on hold due to the Coronavirus pandemic, with the exception of the COVID 19 Community Funding detailed at the top of this page.


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Guidance-Notes-COVID-19-Community-Fund-Revised-4May2020 pdf 193 KB 5th May 2020