Human Rights and Equality Grant Scheme 2019 Opens for Applications

Organisations across Ireland who work on issues of human rights and equality are being invited to apply to the Human Rights and Equality Grant Scheme 2019. The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission will award small grants of up to €6,000 and general grants of up to €20,000 to support activities in Ireland that advance economic and social rights and equality in relation to the prioritised areas of:

  1. Housing/Accommodation;
  2. Health
  3. Decent work.

The strict deadline for receipt of applications is Monday 15th April at 5pm. To promote awareness of this national grants programme, the Commission will be hosting four regional events with local partners through March starting in Limerick (13th March), then onto Galway (14th March) and Carlow (20th March) before concluding in Dublin (21st March).

Full details of the grant scheme are available on the Commission’s website:



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