Central Good Relations Funding Programme
The Central Good Relations Funding Programme supports the achievement of the Executive’s strategic objectives relating to good relations.
Supporting good relations
The Fund supports productive, time bound projects which contribute to the promotion of good relations and to building a united and shared community. The programme will support productive time bound projects which contribute to the promotion of good relations. The Central Good Relations Fund is a small central scheme designed to distribute funding in year. The fund does not and will not replace mainstream core or project funding.
Ministerial priorities aimed at building a united, shared and reconciled community are identified in the good relations strategy, Together: Building a United Community, published on 23 May 2013.
You can access the strategy document at the following link:
The Central Good Relations Fund Programme 2015/16 is now open for Project Funding applications and will close at 4.00pm on 20 April 2015. There are two types of project funding; strand 1 and strand 2, details of both can be found at section 4 of the Guidance Document provided below.
The application process for small grants remains open throughout the year.
Successful applicants under the 2015/16 Funding Programme will be required to deliver projects by 31 March 2016.
How to apply
The Guidance Notes, Application Form (MS Word and PDF versions) and a list of frequently asked questions are available to download via the links below:
- Central Good Relations Funding Programme - Guidance Notes (PDF 101KB)
- Central Good Relations Funding Programme - Application Form (PDF 114KB)
- Central Good Relations Funding Programme - Application Form (MS Word 558KB)
- Central Good Relations Funding Programme - Frequently Asked Questions (PDF 22.6KB)
Hard copies of these documents may be obtained via the following contact details:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Telephone: 028 9052 2542
Please refer to the table below for application deadlines for project funding and small grants funding.
Funding for 2015/16
Deadline for applications
|Project Funding - Strand 1 and Strand 2||20 April 2015|
|Small Grants||open throughout 2015/16|
You can contact OFMDFM for any queries in relation to the funding programme at the contact information below.
- email: email@example.com
- by phoning 028 9052 2542