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    New Horizons on the Wild Atlantic Way 2018 Grants Scheme

    New Horizons on the Wild Atlantic Way 2018

    A Grants Scheme to Develop and Improve the Visitor Experience across the Skellig Coast, Co. Kerry and the Connemara Coast & Aran Islands, Co. Galway.

     

    Following the completion of a Visitor Experience Development Plan for the Connemara Coast and Aran Islands in Co. Galway and for the Skellig Coast in Co. Kerry, Fáilte Ireland have put in place a focused small grant scheme to support the development of world-class visitor experiences in these areas. 

    The New Horizons on the Wild Atlantic Way 2018 grants scheme will provide funding of between €30,000 and €200,000 to new and operating visitor attractions along the Wild Atlantic Way within the defined geographies of the Connemara Coast & Aran Islands and the Skellig Coast.

    The specific geographies in question can be downloaded in map form via the links below:

    The Visitor Experience Development Plans (VEDPs) for both the Connemara Coast & Aran Islands and for the Skellig Coast can be downloaded via the links at the bottom of this page. The Connemara Coast and Aran Islands plan is also available to download in Irish [pdf, 27mb].

    The New Horizons on the Wild Atlantic Way 2018 grants scheme is aligned to the Fáilte Ireland Tourism Development & Innovation Strategy – A Strategy for Investment 2016-2022, which is available to download below. 

    How to apply

    The final deadline for applications has now closed.

    Applications received after the closing date will not be considered for evaluation.
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Browse our FAQs to find out more about the New Horizons Grants Scheme.