Launch of IPB Pride of Place Competition 2018

We are delighted to announce that the 16th annual IPB Pride of Place Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony will be hosted by Cork City Council on November 17th 2018 with the venue being, their very own, Cork City Hall.

The categories for this year’s competition have been selected and are as follows:

Main Competition Categories City Competition Categories
Population – 0 – 300 Urban Neighbourhood/ Village under 1000
Population – 300 – 1000 Urban Neighbourhood/ Village 1000 – 2000
Population – 1000 – 2000 Urban Neighbourhood/ Village over 2000
Population – 2000 – 5000 Creative Place Initiative
Population over 5000 Community Wellbeing Initiative
Creative Place Initiative Communities Reaching Out Initiative
Community Wellbeing Initiative
Community Tourism Initiative
Housing Estates
Islands and Coastal Communities
Urban Neighbourhoods / Villages

Applications will open in mid-March 2018 and close on May 4th 2018. Entry is by way of county, city, borough or district council nomination only. The process for nomination may vary from council to council. If you wish to enter the 2018 IPB Pride of Place Awards, please contact your Local Authority Pride of Place Liaison Officer or contact Co-operation Ireland on +353 1 819792 for more information.