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Kilkenny PPN Champion Scholarship Application Form

By | March 2nd, 2017|Events, Grants, News|

Attached are 2 application forms the first is the Kilkenny PPN Application and the second is the Athlone IT application both forms must be completed and sent to the separate addresses shown. Any queries on either application please email ppnkilkenny@kilkennycoco.ie or phone Katherine on 087 1731634 Closing date is the 27th March at 5pm Kilkenny PPN Scholarship Application Form AIT generic application form-2013

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Kilkenny PPN BA Degree Scholarship Programme Criteria

By | February 15th, 2017|Events, Grants, News|

Kilkenny PPN are delighted to announce that it will sponsor 5 members to obtain a BA Degree in Business, Enterprise and Community Development in 2017. Applications will open on the 28th of February and close on the 27th March Please see attached link for criteria: Criteria for Kilkenny Public Participation Scholarship Programme

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Birdwatch Kilkenny Illustrated Talks

By | February 3rd, 2017|Events|

    Wed. Feb 15th 2017, a talk by Richard Dwyer on ‘Birds Observed’, and a second talk by Ken Kinsella on ‘Birds of South Africa’, to be held in the Irish Heritage Council Offices 8pm. Both talks will be Power Point presentations. For information, contact Pat or Mary Durkin at 0567762130

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New online genealogy toolkit for schools – Discover your family history

By | February 3rd, 2017|News|

Ever wanted to know more about your ancestors, but didn’t know how to? Minister Humphreys has just launched a new genealogy toolkit which provides a step-by-step guide on how to search through a range of online databases and archives. This website site is aimed primarily at second-level students, but will also be useful to the general public, many of whom may think family research is daunting and difficult https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/2016-family-history/welcome

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4. National Biodiversity Action Plan consultation deadline extended to 9th Feb

By | February 3rd, 2017|News|

In light of the high level of public interest that has been expressed so far in the Plan, and with a view to accommodating submissions from those who may not have had a chance over the initial window to examine the draft Plan in detail, the Dept of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs has extended the deadline for submissions. https://www.npws.ie/news/national-biodiversity-action-plan-public-consultation-extended-deadline-submissions-0

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Adopt a Monument Scheme 2017

By | February 3rd, 2017|Grants|

The Heritage Council has issued a call for communities to nominate the forgotten and lonely monuments in their community that are desperately in need of care and attention under the 2017 Adopt a Monument Scheme. A total of 4 monuments will be chosen. For more details see http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/news/news-features/forgotten-archaeological-monuments-wanted Closing date 19th February 2017  

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Grants for Conservation of Historic Buildings

By | February 3rd, 2017|Grants|

Details of 2 grant schemes for historic properties (i) Structures at Risk Fund and, (ii) Built Heritage Investment Scheme, for 2017 are now on the Kilkenny County Council website. Deadline for both grants is Tues 28th Feb. For further information see http://www.kilkennycoco.ie/eng/Services/Planning/Conservation/ Council Architectural Conservation Officer, Francis Coady at francis.coady@kilkennycoco.ie (056) 7794376

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Irish Georgian Society Conservation Grants Programme 2017

By | February 3rd, 2017|Grants|

The Irish Georgian Society is inviting applications to its Conservation Grants Programme 2017. A total of €50,000 is available  - priority will be given to protected structures and recorded monuments of significant architectural merit. Application forms are available on http://www.igs.ie/updates/article/igs-conservation-grants-programme-2017 Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday, 24th 2017.  

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‘Moments with Monuments’ every Wed evening on KCLR

By | January 31st, 2017|Events, News|

  Moments with Monuments, a series of 5 minute radio programmes which highlight the stories behind some of the monuments and plaques in County Kilkenny, will be broadcast every Wed in 2017 (starting this Wed 1st February) on KCLR's 'The Way It Is' between 6 and 7pm. The programme is produced by KCLR, with funding from the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland's Sound & Vision scheme and Kilkenny County Council Heritage Office. http://kilkennyheritage.ie/2017/01/kilkenny-monuments-and-plaques-monuments-and-plaques/

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