Colmcille 2022/23

This scheme is currently closed, with applications for the 2022/23 funding round being assessed.

Information about projects that received support from 2018/19 onwards can be found via GrantNav.

Colmcille is a partnership between Foras na Gaeilge in Ireland and Bòrd na Gàidhlig in Scotland. It fosters communication and collaboration between the language communities of Scottish and Irish Gaelic.

In 2022 we will continue to celebrate the legacy of Colmcille 1500, with special events and projects.

Funding is available to help support projects which will bring Gaelic and Irish speakers together, and also for Gaelic speakers looking to undertake an Irish course.

Guidelines for Applicants and an Application Form can be found below, for either projects or Irish course support.  If you have any questions please email


Application Guidance

Application Form (Word)

Application Form (PDF)

Irish Course Support

Application Guidance

Application Form (Word)

Application Form (Online – Microsoft Forms)

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

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