12th April Closing date - Community Monuments Fund

Brigid Geoghegan
Brigid Geoghegan • 31 March 2021

12th April is the closing date for applications to the Community Monuments Fund.

This grant scheme, operated by the National Monuments Service, Department of Housing Local Government and Heritage offers funding for the conservation, maintenance, protection and presentation of archaeological monuments.

The Community Monuments Fund has 3 streams:

  • Stream1 for essential repairs and capital works for the conservation and repair of archaeological monuments.
  • Stream 2 for the development of Conservation Management Plans/Reports aimed at identifying measures for the conservation of archaeological monuments and improving public access
  • Stream 3 for enhancement of access infrastructure and interpretation (including virtual/online) at archaeological monuments.

Full details of the grant scheme are outlined on the circular — Community Monuments Fund Explanatory Memorandum CMF2021 and the application form is available here: Community Monuments Fund Application Form 2021

Applications and any queries in relation to this grant scheme should be addressed to heritage@westmeathcoco.ie