Operated by the Community Foundation for Ireland, www.foundation.ie , The Women’s Fund for Ireland seeks to fuel change in communities by supporting the most innovative and positive solutions to the issues facing women in Ireland today. Its mission is to encourage philanthropy among women, improve the lives of women through social change grant-making, and educate the entire community about the benefits to society when the potential of women is realised.

It has two main focus areas:

  • Measures aimed at Preventing Violence Against Women
  • Measures Empowering Women to take Leadership roles

Round 6 of the fund is currently open for applications. Round 6 will close on August 8th 2014 at 5pm. Late applications will not be accepted.

Click here for the Women’s Fund Full Criteria. This Fund has specific categories and you are advised to carefully read the criteria before submitting your application.

Click here for the Application Form, Round 6.