Community Enhancement Programme 2020





Community Enhancement Programme 2020

The Community Enhancement Programme (CEP) offers funding to not-for-profit community groups and communities in Co. Roscommon to enhance facilities for a disadvantaged area/group, or a group/facility providing services to the disadvantaged as identified in the Roscommon LECP.

The Department of Rural and Community Development provide the funding which will be administered through Roscommon LCDC and the Community and Enterprise section of Roscommon County Council.

There are two strands to the CEP:

Strand A:            Grants for projects to the value of €1,000 will be funded.

Strand B:            Grants for projects with a value exceeding €1,000 (subject to a max grant of €8,000) will be funded.

Eligible Projects are small scale capital projects only: Development/renovation of community centres, Once off maintenance of premises. This does not include regular routine maintenance, Community amenities, Development of youth clubs or facilities, Development of sports/recreation facilities, Improvements to town parks and common areas and spaces, CCTV equipment, Public realm improvements, Streetscaping, Development of play/recreation spaces, Energy efficiency type projects, Purchase of equipment, Adaptations or equipment needed as a result of COVID-19.


Full procurement must be submitted with the online application form.


Approval of successful projects will take place in August and all monies must be claimed with receipts no later than 4th December, 2020.

Full details of the scheme are available in related documents below

Applications must be submitted via My Online Services at:

The application form will be available online from Monday 6th July,2020


Late submissions will not be considered


Closing date for receipt of completed online applications is 6th of August, 2020

Any queries relating to the application process or eligibility for the scheme can be emailed to




 Majella Hunt

Director of Services