Inland Fisheries Ireland Sponsorship Programme
Friday, 20 Jan 2023
11:00am – 5:30pm
Provisional Closing Date: January 2023
Details of the 2023 scheme are not yet available. The information provided below is from the 2022 scheme.
Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) may, at its discretion and depending on the availability of resources, provide support to groups, associations, clubs or other appropriate bodies to assist with Events which meet the aims of the IFI Sponsorship Programme.
Eligible events and categories for 2022 were as follows (in order of priority):
- Large international competitions held in Ireland which showcase Ireland’s angling and contribute to local economies, supporting jobs and businesses. Maximum of €3,000 per event applies.
- Novice angler events & training courses which increase participation in angling including funding of transport hire for participants to facilitate attendance at novice angler events. Minimum of 20 novice angler participants required. Maximum of €500 per event/course applies.
- Information dissemination / initiatives to promote fisheries awareness / conservation and protection of the inland fisheries and sea angling resource / promotion of angling as a key Irish tourism activity e.g. Production of high quality angling promotional videos / seminars / coaching / training / workshops etc. Maximum of €1,000 per event applies.
- Juvenile and minority angling teams representing Ireland at international events both home and abroad. Maximum of €500 per team.
For the purposes of the support material and sponsorship application form, Event is used to describe any appropriate inland fisheries, recreational angling, education and awareness or other appropriate event, competition, item, initiative etc. as described above.
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