Circular Economy Innovation Grant Scheme (CEIGS) 2022

The Circular Economy Innovation Grant Scheme (CEIGS) is a Government of Ireland initiative led by the Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications (DECC).

The purpose of this grants scheme is to provide support to projects which work in the Circular Economy space, with the aim of advancing the Circular Economy in Ireland and raising awareness of the need to transition to a Circular Economy.

By funding circular economy projects and enterprises, the CEIGS directly supports the growth of the circular economy in Ireland and provides high-profile examples of best practice.

The 2022 call for applications is now open.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on 16 December 2022 .

Applications and further information available here ( – Circular Economy Innovation Grant Scheme (CEIGS) 2022 (

For queries regarding the CEIGS, please email [email protected]

While the CEIGS is not limited to social enterprises and voluntary and community based organisations, DECC is particularly interested in submissions from organisations of these types. Please read the Guide for Applicants carefully, prior to completing your application. The Guide for Applicants contains further details on the scheme and the types of projects which are eligible for funding.