Applications open for the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme (ORIS)

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Applications are now open for the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme (ORIS)

MID welcomes expression of interest from groups interested in applying for this ORIS funding under Measure 1 which offers grant aid up to €20,000.

You can fill out EOI form here at; 

Eligible Activities include, but are not limited to, small scale maintenance such as the upkeep, repair and development of trails, walkways, cycleways, greenways and blueways, recreational facilities at bogs, rivers, lakes and beaches, natural play areas that form part of a larger outdoor recreation project and the promotion and marketing of such infrastructure.

For more info and or an Expression of Interest form in Word format, please contact Aurelia at  

Closing date for completed Expressions of Interest is Friday 28th May 2021 @ 5pm

This is a competitive process and the number of applications under the fund are limited.