Council Grants & Bursary Programme

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council invite applications from voluntary clubs, societies, community/sporting organisations.  Bursaries are also open to individuals for Arts, Culture & Sport. Grant Aid & Bursaries funding relates to projects/activities in the 2019-2020 financial year.

Applications for grant aid are now open and will close on Thursday 7 February 2019 at 5pm

Applications are invited in the categories listed below:-

Grant Aid:

  • Arts, Culture & Heritage
  • Community Services – General
  • Community Services – Revenue – 1st call only
  •  Culture Night – 2019
  • Festivals & Events – Large
  • Festivals & Events – Small
  • Good Relations
  • Irish in the Community
  • Remembering & Commemoration – Decade of Centenaries
  • Seeding Grants
  • Sport NI – Everybody Active 2020 Programme
  • Sports Events – 1st call only
  • Summer Schemes – 1st call only


  • Arts, Culture & Heritage
  • Irish Language
  • Sports

Council Officers are available to assist with the application process.  Bursary and Grant Aid Code of Conduct and Guidance Notes are also available to download from the Downloads section below.  For further assistance contact the Funding & Investment Unit, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council:
T: 0300 303 1777    or    E:

Drop In – Grant Aid Information Sessions for Funding Streams will be held in the following locations:-
Venue Date Time
Tara Centre, Omagh Monday 21 January 2019 4.30 pm – 7.30 pm
Enniskillen Library Tuesday 22 January 2019 4.30 pm – 7.30 pm

If you are unable to attend any of the above information sessions, Council Officers will be available by appointment to provide information.
Please contact the Funding & Investment Unit using the telephone number above.

Grant Aid information sessions will be held in conjunction with the Council’s Community Services Funding and Advice Fair, the aim of which is to offer a wide range of funding information to Community and Voluntary organisations on available financial support.
Late, incomplete or retrospective applications will not be considered.


File Type Size Date
Grant Aid Guidance Notes pdf 1 MB 16th January 2019
Grant Aid Code of Practice pdf 1 MB 16th January 2019
Bursary Guidance Notes pdf 547 KB 16th January 2019
Bursary Code of Practice pdf 533 KB 16th January 2019