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IPB Pride of Place Competition 2021

IPB Pride of Place Competition 2021

‘’The Oscars of Community Development’’

Pride of Place is an all-island competition which recognises improvements by local communities to create civic pride in their area. The competitions focus is on people coming together to shape, change and enjoy all that is good about their area. Previous winners and runners up from Galway City include Westside Arts Festival, Galway Bike Bus and Galway Community Circus.  Last year, over 100 entrants from throughout the Island of Ireland were nominated by their local authorities to take part in the competition.

This year Climate Action will feature as a component in the competition and a specific prize for climate action will be awarded.

Galway City Council are inviting nominations of groups/communities to be considered for entry to the 2021 Pride of Place awards.

Please send nominations by email to  by Monday 17th May, 2021.

Further information about the competition and categories can be found on  and