Here you will find all the latest information on funding in TSP
The 2021 Sports Capital Grants Scheme
The 2020 Sports Capital Programme is now open for applications and the deadline for applications has been extended until 5pm on Monday, 1st March, 2021. See below for details of how to register.
Applications can be made online only from 9am on Friday 11th December until 5pm on Monday 1st March, 2021..
The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin, T.D, and the Minister of State for Sport and the Gaeltacht, Jack Chambers, T.D. have announced that €40 million is being made available in 2021 under a new round of the Sports Capital and Equipment Programme (SCEP).
The SCEP is the Government’s primary vehicle for providing support to sports clubs and communities to develop sports infrastructure around the country.
Further information and details from the Department press release can be found at https://www.gov.ie/en/press-release/0bc7e-ministers-launch-40m-sports-gr...
Covid-19 Small Grants Scheme 2020
This scheme is designed to support sports clubs that do not have the finances to implement COVID-19 related hygiene and social distancing protocols. The COVID-19 Club Small Grants can be used to support COVID-19 related expenditure dating from 2nd May 2020 onwards (Date of publication of Government roadmap to recovery).
This grant scheme is designed and intended to support return to sporting activities only and cannot be used to support COVID-19 costs related to hospitality services such as bars or restaurants within sports facilities.
The scheme will be based on identified needs. Tipperary Sports Partnership and Sport Ireland will work together to ensure that the investment is distributed fairly and every effort will be made to ensure that the wider sports community benefits from this scheme. There is a €1,500 limit per club on this grant scheme however applications will be means tested and only clubs with the most need will be eligible for the full amount. Clubs should not feel that they have to apply for the full amount to be considered for support.
Tipperary Sports Clubs funded under the Covid-19 Small Grants Scheme
Club Sport & Physical Activity Development Fund 2020
Tipperary Sports Partnership aims to develop sport and increase physical activity in Tipperary. This fund aims to support setting up of new clubs or sections and assist club’s to increase their capacity to deliver sport and physical activity and in turn increase membership and sports participation locally.
The Coaching Section aims to support and develop quality coaching in Tipperary and to encourage all coaches / volunteers to undertake appropriate education and training.
The Development Section aims to encourage the set up of new clubs and assist existing clubs to increase participation.
Priority will be given to key target groups as identified in TSP Strategic Plan such as disadvantaged areas, older adults, young people, people with disabilities, women and girls, unemployed and ethnic minorities.
There is a maximum allocation of €500 available per Club under this Funding Scheme. Applicants can apply under either the Development or Coaching Section or both up to the maximum amount. This Funding Scheme is supported by Sport Ireland and Tipperary County Council.
Tipperary Sports Clubs funded under the Club Sport & Physical Activity Development Fund 2020