Community Relations / Cultural Diversity

Deadline date: 

31 January 2019

CR/CD Grants Scheme re-opened on 2nd April 2018

Closing date for CRCD Grant Scheme – Expected early 2019 dependent on available funds.
(All projects in receipt of CRCD funding must be completed within this financial year)

Aim of the Scheme

The Community Relations Council, with the support of Government, has established a fund of approximately £400,000 to spend each year on community relations projects. This funding is intended to help community/voluntary groups throughout Northern Ireland develop their capacity to engage in community relations work and to enhance the community relations potential of projects they undertake.

There are a number of changes to the 2018/19 Scheme which include a new application form.   

If you have any questions or would like to discuss a proposal prior to submitting an application please contact a member of the Funding & Development Programme. Phone 028 9022 7500 or email

Together Building a United Community

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

For more information click here

For further information on criteria and eligibility click here