The Foundation provides financial support to young people who demonstrate exceptional commitment and/or ability in the world of sport but may be held back by their financial situation from pursuing their goals.
The Fund will accept applications from Individuals or Groups;
The applicants must be between 12 and 16 years of age and residents in Fermanagh or surrounding area;
Potential areas of support include:
- Provision of equipment to support continuous development or to cultivate a new area in their chosen sport
- Bursaries to assist individuals develop their sporting potential
- Support sporting activities and events which will develop skills and potential in young people
Those receiving bursary awards will receive a one-off payment paid directly by the Fund;
Grants will not be considered retrospectively.
The Administrators meet annually in November each year;
Priority will be given to those who in the opinion of the panel are in the greatest need of support;
The decision of the Administrators is final.
Closing date for receipt of applications – 5pm Monday 31st October 2016.
Return completed applications to:
The Oisín McGrath Foundation
The Fermanagh Trust
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org