Northwest sports clubs urged to register for 2017 sports grants

Sports clubs in Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal will be able to avail of a new sports grants worth 30 million euro in the new year.

The scheme announced by government today will open on January 23rd with clubs able to apply online from that date.

But the department of Transport, Tourism and Sport is warning that clubs who have not previously registered on their online application system must do so before that date.

Applications and registrations can be made at

Mayor of Sligo Independent councillor Marie Casserly says it’s great news for sports clubs ahead of the new year.