Did you know we have applications open for the Today SHow garden fund of 5000 euro? Imagine that that can do for your already great community food going project, or getting a project like that started? it's so much money that can do so many great things for your community to help them grow food or learn about growing food. Below is everything you need to know and a video about the people we have already helped.
Criteria For The Today Show Application Form:
When applying for the Today Show fund of €5,000, please choose that option in the drop-down box where is mentions what category you are applying for. When you choose The Today Show option an additional field will appear where you can copy and paste your video link into. The requirement is that you upload a 2-minute-long video. Nothing much longer than 2 minutes.
To be in with a chance of winning this award we need you to tell us what makes your community and your project so special? Have you had to fight tooth and nail to get a bit of space from your council? Have you got a dedicated group of volunteers who show up in all-weather to dig in? Have you got a fabulous group of service users who are working hard to improve their lot?
Whatever it is that makes your community growing project deserving of €5000 cash boost from Energia Get Ireland Growing, just let us know everything by filling in the application form and submitting a 2-minute video. Please read the steps below carefully:
Step 1 The Video
Film a short 2-minute video and upload it to your own Facebook or Twitter account. You can be as creative as you like in your video as long as it describes your project, who you are, what you do and who benefits from it. Tell us what this grant would mean to your community.
You must make sure to tag Energia Get Ireland Growing, @EnergiaGIG on Facebook & Twitter. You must tag RTE's Today show too, @RTEToday on Facebook & Twitter. Use the hashtag #GetIrelandGrowing in the description of your video.
Step 2 The Application Form
Tell us all about your project. We will ask for a link to your video in the application form so make sure you have it ready. Your project must meet all the criteria for Energia Get Ireland Growing so please read it all before submitting your application.
We wish all entrants the very best of luck. We're rooting for all of you.