Core Funding Scheme is closed

Deadline date: 

23 November 2018

The Scheme is now closed.

The Core Scheme provides support for organisations which are considered of strategic importance in promoting community relations work across Northern Ireland. The scheme contributes towards salary and organisational running costs. 

Together: Building a United Community (T:BUC)

Applicants are required to outline the outcome in Together: Building a United Community to which the proposed project will contribute.

The ‘Together: Building a United Community’ Strategy, published on May 23 2013, reflects the Executive’s commitment to improving community relations and continuing the journey towards a more united and shared society.

For more information on T:BUC click here

The Core Funding Programme is now open and accepting applications for grant aid beginning April 2019.  The submission deadline is 4pm on Friday 23rd November 2018.  Late applications will not be accepted.  Complete application forms and all supporting documentation must be submitted in hard copy.

Two information sessions are available to any organisation that is interested in applying.  Funding staff will provide an overview of the application form and guidance and there will be opportunity to ask questions.  Places are limited at both venues so please ensure that you RSVP to Ellana Tomasso  at by Wednesday 17th October 2018

Core Funding Guidance 2019-20
Core Funding Application Form 2019-20
Core Funding FAQs