On April 16th 2019 Mr. David Stanton, T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality with special responsibility for Equality, Immigration and Integration launched a Call for Proposals for Gender Equality  projects under the European Social Fund.

 

€5.5 has been allocated for this round of ESF Gender Equality funding.

Applications:

Application process is now closed.

Applications for the 2019 ESF Gender Equality Open Call.

Documents in Irish

The following Information and Guidance document should be used by organisations when completing applications:

Please note that the guidance document and grant agreement are the latest version and maybe subject to change

 

All funded projects must contribute to the achievement of the objectives and spending commitments set out in Ireland’s relevant ESF Activity Implementation Plans.

 

Assessment:

All applications will be acknowledged upon receipt by the EU Funds Unit. If your application has not been acknowledged please contact the Unit.

 

Applications will be assessed using fair and transparent procedures established by the EU Funds Unit. The Proposals which meet the criteria and objectives of the Call and which score highest following assessment will be selected for grant funding. Further information will then be sought prior to a Grant Agreement being drafted.

 

All applicants will be give feedback on the outcome of the assessment of their application.

 

Please note: The Gender Equality Activity is managed by the Gender Equality Division of the Department of Justice and Equality. The EU Funds Unit, Department of Justice and Equality will be managing the day-to-day administration of the fund on behalf of Gender Equality Division.

 

Queries:

For any queries regard the application process, please refer to the FAQs page of this website. Alternatively, you can contact the EU Funds Unit.