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Feb 28
The winners of ‘Duaiseanna Ghlór na nGael 2021’

During a special edition of the Iris Aniar program on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta, that aired on the 24th February 2022, Caitríona Nic Seoin, Development Manager, and Seán Ó Cuirrín, Development Officer with Glór na nGael, announced the results of Glór na nGael’s national competition 2021. A prize fund of almost €80,000 was announced, shared […]

Feb 08
Glór na nGael National Awards Ceremony – 26 March 2022

Glór na nGael has decided to organize the Awards Ceremony for the Glór na nGael National Competition on 26 March 2022. This is the first awards event organized by Glór na nGael since March 2019, which was held at the Glasson Hotel, Co. Westmeath. Announcing the Awards Ceromony, Eoghan Mac Cormaic, the organization’s Deputy CEO, […]

Jan 07
Clár Téarnaimh COVID – A £1.4m grant scheme now open

Glór na nGael is delighted to announce a £ 1.4m grant scheme for groups working to promote the Irish language in the North. The scheme is open from 7 January 2022, and the closing date for applications is 28 January 2022. An information booklet about the scheme is available here and you can make an […]

Nov 19
Job vacancy – Oifigeach Forbartha (Development Officer)

  Post: Oifigeach Forbartha Grád: Oifigeach Feidhmiúcháin Scála tuarastail De réir pá scála EOI, Ciorclán 01-08-2021 (£28,706-£29,307) Téarma: Lánaimseartha Fostaitheoir: Glór na nGael Teo. Tuarastal: Ag brath ar thaithí cuí agus tuarastal reatha an iarrthóra Spriocdháta: Is gá litir iarratais & CV a sheoladh chuig: post@glornangael.ie roimh 5.00i.n., Dé Céadaoin, 8 Nollaig 2021 Tá an post […]

Oct 12
SNAP – Glór na nGael / Molscéal TG4 video production online workshop

SNAP – Scéalta, Nuacht An Phobail Stories and News from the Community Glór na nGael in conjunction with Molscéal TG4 is organizing an online video production workshop for GAA committees & community groups and clubs. The course will give participants the opportunity to learn how to present stories in an interesting and engaging way to […]

Jul 02
Scéim Forbartha Líonraí Gaeilge 2022-2024

Glór na nGael welcomes the news that Foras na Gaeilge has announced the successor to Scéim Phobal Gaeilge (the Irish Language Community Scheme), namely the Scéim Forbartha Líonraí Gaeilge (Irish Language Networks Development Scheme). It is a source of relief to those community groups and Development Officers who have been awaiting certainty under this scheme. […]

Mar 04
Grant Scheme Now Open – Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha

Glór na nGael are now accepting grant applications from clubs registered with Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha for round 1 in 2021. Grants of up to €500 are available to clubs participating in the language scheme. Projects and events which encourage the use and learning of the Irish Language among the club community will be eligible […]

Jul 21
Grant Scheme Now Open – Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha

Glór na nGael are now accepting grant applications from clubs registered with Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha for round 2 in 2020. Grants of up to €500 are available to clubs participating in the language scheme. Projects and events which encourage the use and learning of the Irish Language among the club community will be eligible […]

Feb 20
Winners of Comórtas Ghlór na nGael 2019 announced

The results of the national competition ‘Comórtas Ghlór na nGael’ were announced during a special edition of Barrscéalta on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta on 19 February 2020. The competition has grown and evolved substantially over the years to now include a prize fund of over €80,000 with themes encompassing many aspects of community life and […]

Feb 05
Grant Scheme Open Now: Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha

Glór na nGael are now accepting grant applications from clubs registered with Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha for round 1, 2020. Grants of up to €500 are available to clubs participating in the language scheme. Projects and events which encourage the use and learning of the Irish Language among the club community will be eligible for […]

Jan 08
Register now with Glór na nGael!

You can register your group, committee or club with Glór na nGael now.  Clubs and organisations across Ireland are already enjoying the benefits of the support, funding and recognition schemes, advisory and planning services provided by Glór na nGael throughout the year. Information on the new Glór na nGael Competition layout is available here and […]

Dec 12
37 medals to be presented to GAA clubs

The President of the Gaelic Athletic Association, John Horan, will present medals to 37 GAA clubs in recognition of the work they have done to promote the Irish language in their clubs at a presentation ceremony in Páirc an Chrócaigh – Croke Park on Saturday 14 December 2019. Fondúireacht Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha,  The Joe McDonagh […]