Dormant Accounts Pre-school Education Initiative


In 2010, the Department of Education and Skills announced €0.513 million Dormant Account funding for a Pre-school Initiative for Children from Minority Groups to support pre-school services to undertake accredited equality and diversity training in a co-ordinated manner through the existing City and County Childcare Committee (CCC) network. The aim of the funding was to support the enrolment, retention and integration of children from minority groups in mainstream settings to ensure the best outcomes for all children. Applications covering all 33 CCCs were approved for funding.

How to Apply

This scheme is not open for applications.



Address: Department of Education and Skills, Early Years Education Policy Unit, 5th Floor, 43 - 49 Mespil Road, Dublin 4.

Phone: (01) 647 3050 / 3250.

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