Watch now: IABA Workshop series on the Sports Capital & Equipment Grant.

IABA is sharing its completed workshop series on applying for Sports Capital and Equipment Grants, designed to assist clubs in making their applications.

The scheme, open to clubs in ROI, has been amended and upgrade from the previous round. Key features under the 2023 Sports Capital round:

– Maximum grants for local projects increased from €150,000 to €200,000;

– Maximum grants for regional projects increased from €300,000 to €500,000; and

– New rules on providing similar access to facilities for men and women.

The 2023 Sports Capital and Equipment Programme is now open for applications and closes 5pm on Friday 8th September 2023. The deadline for registration is 5pm on Friday 25th August 2023.

Full details and a 2023 Guide to Making an Application are available at  If you require further assistance, please contact

In the last round of awards made in February 2022, 42 boxing clubs successfully applied for equipment and capital project grants, worth a combined total of 585, 194. The highest award was 288,00 for a building project. A full outline of all awards is available here

The 1st IABA Workshop on registration was recorded, and can be watched-back here:

The 2nd IABA Workshop on making an application, can be watched-back here:

The 3rd IABA Workshop, on drawing-down the application, is available here:

IABA is also platforming workshops provided by sister organisations:

Workshop Four: provided by Clann Credo, on August 10th at 8pm

Registration is required – here

Workshop Five:  provided by the Meath Sports Partnership on August 15th at 8pm.

Registration is required – here