Apply Now for Human Rights and Equality Grant Scheme 2017

The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission have issued a call for proposals under the Human Rights and Equality Grant Scheme 2017.

The Human Rights and Equality Grant Scheme 2017 aims to encourage leadership and excellence with a view to creating a deeper culture of human rights and equality in Ireland.

It will support eligible activities that relate to one or both of the themes of:

  1. Intercultural Understanding and Diversity;
  2. Supporting the Implementation of the Public Sector Duty.

The total grant fund under the Human Rights & Equality Grant Scheme 2017 is €350,000. Under this Scheme eligible organisations can submit a maximum of one application. Proposals for either (a) small grants of up to €6,000 or (b) general grants of up to €20,000 will be accepted.

Deadline for applications: Weds, 6 Sept @ 5pm

Irish based NGOs and civil society groups (including non-profit organisations, community groups and trade unions), academic institutions and public bodies as defined under the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (IHREC) Act 2014 are eligible to apply.

You must read the guidance manual and all guidelines prior to applying.

Full application details / guidance available here >>