Funding opportunities for Queen's 90th birthday events

Funding is being made available for community and voluntary groups in the Antrim area to host events to celebrate Her Majest the Queen's 90th birthday.

The funding programme is now open for constituted community and/or voluntary groups in the Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council area to deliver a programme of activities and events within their local area.

All applicants will be requested to complete a short application form on the council’s website.

The eligibility criteria and scoring matrix applied to the fund will be similar to that used under the current Community Development Grant Aid Programme (Small Grants) with a maximum award amount of £1,000.

The application process, for events which are required to take place during May and June 2016, is now live via and will close on Friday, March 4 at 4pm.

For more information regarding this funding please contact the Community Development team on 028 9034 0066.