LEADER is an EU wide rural development programme supporting the growth and development of rural communities and businesses, and protecting the rural environment.
Funded by the EU and the Irish Government, LEADER provides funding, training, guidance to community groups and supports for rural business.
To see how we can help you, click on the LEADER tabs below, and complete the LEADER Expression of Interest form.
Please note that the current LEADER programme concludes on 31st December 2022. Expressions of interest received from October 2022 onwards will be considered for the next LEADER Programme, commencing Autumn 2023.
What and who are we funding?
Click here to download a full list of LEADER funded projects in Co. Clare
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