Applications have been suspended until further notice
Applications for funding can be made through the Programmes Implementation Platform (PIP).
The window will remain open up to Friday 27th March 2020 at 3pm.
Decisions are expected to be delivered in June 2020.
The available strands of funding are as follows:
Strand A: Increase places for 0-2 years and 8 months (max. €50,000 per grant).
Strand B: Maintenance grant for community Early Learning and Care and School Age Childcare services (max. €1,200 per grant).
Strand C: Increase of school age places (max. €20,000 per grant).
Both Early Learning and Care and School Age Childcare providers are invited to apply.
Interested parties are encouraged to contact their local City/County Childcare Committee (CCC) with any questions about the process to complete an application form.