SICAP Small Grant for Local Community Groups 2023 – Closed for Applications

The 2023 Small Grants Scheme under the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) is open to community and voluntary groups in the Cork City area (pre 2019 boundary) who are working to promote social inclusion and address disadvantage.

These grants are intended to help community and voluntary groups who support SICAP target groups.

SICAP Target Groups:
People living in Disadvantaged Areas Disadvantaged Young People (15 to 24 years) Disadvantaged Children & Families
Low Income Workers/


People with Disabilities (including those with mental health challenges) The Disengaged from

the Labour Market

(Economically Inactive)

Disadvantaged Women Travellers The Unemployed
New Communities Roma Lone Parents
Older People


Grant Category
Capacity building Corporate Governance Social, cultural and civic activities
Small-scale capital Strategic Planning

area (pre 2019 boundary)


Grant Category: Local Community Group Environmental Grant
Education/awareness programmes and sustainable community initiatives
Supporting development of community gardens, community allotments, biodiversity programmes.
Tidy Community Initiatives

Completed application forms should be emailed to or sent to Brenda Barry, Cork City Partnership, 1st Floor, Heron House, Blackpool Retail Park, Blackpool, Cork by Friday 5th October 2023.