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Summer School Funding 2019

Funding applications for the Ulster-Scots Agency 2019 Community Summer School is now open.

The Agency will provide support, encouragement and financial assistance to Ulster-Scots community groups who intend to provide an Ulster-Scots Summer Schools for children within their communities aged 7 to 16 years.

If you would like to apply for funding in 2019 for the Community Summer Schools, please download the applicable application form and guidance notes below.

Summer School Guidance Notes

Summer School Application Form

Residential Summer School Applicatio Form

Please return all completed applications to:

  • Ulster-Scots Agency The Corn Exchange 31 Gordon Street Belfast BT1 2LG

Or

  • Ulster-Scots Agency (Regional Office) William Street Raphoe Co. Donegal

CLOSING DATE FOR ALL COMPLETE APPLICATIONS IS 3pm on Thursday 25th April  2019

If you would like to find out more information about the Ulster-Scots Agency Summer Schools, please contact Derek Reaney at reaneyd@ulsterscotsagency.org.uk or call (028) 9023 1113.


Festival Funding 2019

Funding applications for the Ulster-Scots Agency Community Festival Programme is now open.

The Ulster-Scots Agency Community Festival Programme supports the delivery of Ulster-Scots Community Festivals which provide people with opportunities to experience and learn about Ulster-Scots culture, heritage and language.  

Ulster-Scots Community Festivals have an important role to play in raising awareness of Ulster-Scots within the wider community.The grant enables the Ulster-Scots people to celebrate their cultural identity and at the same time educate and strengthen the Ulster-Scots communities.  The programme also supports the inclusion of Ulster-Scots content in other Community Festivals.

To assist groups in submitting successful applications, the Agency will be holding a Workshop in the Holiday Inn Express, Ballymena Rd, Antrim BT41 4LL on Tuesday 2nd April at 7.45pm. Alternatively groups can arrange to meet with the Ulster-Scots Agency or the Ulster Scots Community Network.

If you would like to apply for funding in 2019 for the Community Festival Programme, please download the application form and guidance notes below.

Festival Guidance Notes

Festival Application Form

Please return all completed applications to:

  • Ulster-Scots Agency The Corn Exchange 31 Gordon Street Belfast BT1 2LG

Or

  • Ulster-Scots Agency (Regional Office) William Street Raphoe Co. Donegal

CLOSING DATE FOR ALL COMPLETE APPLICATIONS IS 3pm on Thursday 25th April 2019.

If you would like to find out more information about the Ulster-Scots Agency Community Festival Programme, please contact Derek Reaney at reaneyd@ulsterscotsagency.org.uk or call (028) 9023 1113.


Application for Financial Assistance Scheme for Voluntary and Community Groups

Download Application Form and Guidance Notes

Applications for Financial Assistance Scheme funding is open all year but needs to be submitted at least 3 calendar months prior to the start date of your event/project.


Partnership funding

Download Application Form and Guidance Notes

Applications for Partnership funding is open all year but needs to be submitted at least 2 calendar months prior to the start date of your event/project.


Closed Funding Programmes


Music and Dance Tuition 2019

This funding programme is now closed



Application Checking

You can bring your application to the Ulster Scots Community Network to be checked.  This service minimises errors within your application and ensures that all of your supporting documenation, signatures and information is correct and as requested within the Ulster Scots Agency guidelines before you submit it for approval.

To avail of this service you can contact 

Ulster Scots Community Network
1-9 Victoria Street
Belfast
BT1 3GA

Tel: 028 9043 6710

Email: info@ulster-scots.com 


Contact Us

If you wish to discuss any of our funding programmes, please contact:

Derek Reaney - reaneyd@ulsterscotsagency.org.uk 

Tel: +353 (7491) 73 876

Mob: 078 4327 9912 


Grants Appeal Policy

Download the Ulster-Scots Agency's Grants Appeal Policy document.