Cricket Ireland Club Facilities Grant scheme opens for 2018
Clubs are the hub of our sport and are central to the long-term sustainable development of the game in Ireland. In order to support clubs, in partnerships with the Provincial Unions, Cricket Ireland provides direct investment into club facilities, infrastructure and equipment through the Cricket Ireland Club Facilities Grant scheme.
The Cricket Ireland Club Facilities Grant assists cricket clubs to improve grounds, pavilions and equipment. through the Provincial Union support structure to clubs. Over the last two years €100,000 has been invested in clubs through the Club Facilities Grant.
Successful projects funded have included:
• sightscreen replacement;
• upgrades to squares and outfields;
• drainage improvements;
• installation of artificial wickets;
• purchase of a mobile cage and bowling machine;
• purchase of a Water Hog and run-up covers; and
• club house upgrades and repairs.
The 2018 application process is now open, with applications closing 31 October 2018.
Read more about the programme and the application process here.