The Irish Cancer Society is now inviting youth groups, clubs services, projects and Youthreach / Community Training Centres to apply for an X-HALE 2019 Short Film Competition grant.

Since 2011, the Irish Cancer Society has provided funding, training and resources to support over 270 groups and programmes from across Ireland in creating and promoting a youth-led short-film that encourages young people to be smoke free.If your youth programme works with young people aged 10-24 and you are interested in exploring issues around young people and smoking using a creative, engaging and award winning approach, The Irish Cancer Society want to hear from you.

Work towards Irelands First Tobacco Free Generation.

Visit to learn more about X-HALE and apply for the X-HALE 2019 Short Film Competition

The closing date for grant applications is Thursday 28 February 2019.

Please direct queries to or (01)2316624.