Sports clubs in the city promoting physical activity can avail of a special grant from the Galway City Sports Partnership.
The grant will provide sports clubs in Galway city with an opportunity to increase participation in their sport and get people more active more often.
The maximum amount of funding available to any one club is €3,000, which can be used to run new or existing projects that will increase the levels of participation.
Several city sports clubs have benefited from this grant in the past and last year a total of €15,000 was awarded to 11 successful clubs in the city.
An information evening for interested clubs will be held in City Hall, College Road, Galway at 7.30pm next Monday (May 24 ).
Organisations which wish to avail of the grant should attend this session where further information on the grant will be made available. There will also be suggestions on how best to fill in the application form and a presentation from previous recipients who will outline how they were successful in their applications. All applicants must be members of the GCSP, which can be easily joined by contacting the GCSP office.
The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Wednesday June 9 at 4pm.
To obtain a copy of the grant application form or a membership form contact the GCSP office on 091-536459 or email [email protected]