Apply now: Longford Sports Partnership COVID-19 Grant Scheme

Open for applications: Longford Sports Partnership COVID-19 Grant Scheme
This third round of funding is open until 26 May

Press Release
9 May 2022

Longford Sports Partnership COVID-19 Grant Scheme (Round Three) is now open for applications. This scheme supports sports clubs, and indoor sports and community facilities return to sporting activities.

It will cover costs associated with reopening, including costs for COVID-19-related hygiene consumables and infrastructure, additional insurance costs, and increased energy and utilities costs. Costs for COVID-19-related training costs, and focused reactivation and promotional activities for re-engaging with volunteers and members lost during COVID-19 restrictions are also covered under the scheme.

Organisations who were previously successful under Rounds One and Round Two of this scheme can also apply for this third round of the scheme. The maximum grant under this scheme is €1,500 per organisation.

This is a Government of Ireland scheme, implemented through Sport Ireland and the Local Sports Partnership network.

Closes for applications at 5pm on 26 May. Application forms and full terms and conditions can be found on For more information, email or call 043 334 3493.


All media queries should be directed to the Longford County Council Communications Officer via or by calling 043 334 4217.