News & Opportunities Funding European Year of Youth Micro Grants Location: The Republic of Ireland Deadlines (multiple rounds): 15 August 2022; 15 September 2022; 15 October 2022 To celebrate European Year of Youth 2022, Leargas wants to fund eligible activities and events that shine a light on the great work that is already happening around the country during European Year of Youth or support you to try out something completely new in partnership with the young people in your organisation or community. Available grants vary between €500 and €5,000. The grant you receive depends on the scale of your idea. You will indicate in your application the estimated cost of your project. What can be funded? Any activity taking place within the Republic of Ireland before 31 December 2022 that support young people’s engagement with any of the priorities listed above. This could be a conference, consultation, workshop, a music event, an art exhibition, a photo competition, a mini festival, thematic meetings, a combination of events and online campaigns, information session, and so on. Who can apply? A youth organization, school, club or other organised group or entity will need to be the named applicant for a grant. We welcome ideas from informal groups of young people or individuals working with young people. If you are an informal group with no capacity to link in with an organisation to act on your behalf, please contact [email protected]. How to apply? Please fill in the online application form on the Leargas website: www.insights.leargas.ie/european-year-of-youth-micro-grants-application-form-2022 before one of the deadlines mentioned above. Please send any queries to [email protected].