About WWGS Grant Funding

Our Annual Grant Call: NOW OPEN Application Deadline Extended to May 20th 2019 

**The 2019/2020 Grant Call is now open!**

WorldWise Global Schools (WWGS) invites schools in the post-primary sector in the Republic of Ireland to apply for funding for Global Citizenship Education activities/initiatives for the upcoming academic year.

Scroll down to watch our video about Global Citizenship Education and please click on the Grant Application Guidelines for more details on the grant and your eligibility.

Grant Guidelines 2019-20 – Schools/Clusters
Grant Guidelines 2019-20 – NGO/Networks

Register Your Interest/ Get in Touch

Please register your interest to be set up for an online application form. You may additionally contact a member of the team if you wish to discuss your proposed project. 

Register Your Interest

Key Grant Call Dates

  • Grant Call 2019-2020 Opened – 8th April 2019

Please ‘register your interest’ by selecting the button above for us to set your organisation/school up with an online application form. Once you are set up, you will receive an email with a link to create your account from which you can start filling out your application form. You can work on this between now and the deadline for submission.

  • Deadline for submitting applications – 10th May 2019 (EXTENDED UNTIL MAY 20TH 2019)

All applications must be submitted online to WWGS by 5pm on Friday 10th May (EXTENDED UNTIL MAY 20TH 2019).

Application Workshops & Webinars

Potential applicants are invited to attend Grant Application Workshops and Webinars.


These webinar sessions will bring participants through how to complete the online application & report forms.  A Q&A session at the end of each will allow you to ask anything not covered!

This webinar can be joined by phone or on your computer. You do not need to have your camera or microphone on – you can listen in and ask questions using the messaging service if you wish!

WEBINAR – Application for 2019/20 Grant 30th April 2019, 4.30pm

This webinar is for schools who are interested in apply for a grant of up to €2,000 to undertake Global Citizenship Education activities in the 2019/20 school year

Click here to register

WEBINAR – Reporting on 2018/19 Grant 8th May 2019, 4.30pm

This webinar is for schools who are currently in receipt of a grant for the 2018/19 school year. 

Click here to register


WORKSHOP – Grant Application –  Wednesday, 17th April, 2 – 4pm


WEBINAR – Grant Application – Wednesday, 24th April 2019, 2 – 3pm.

For more information, please email 

What is Global Citizenship Education

For more information on what GCE is please watch the video below and visit the Global Citizenship Education section of our Website.