The Centenarian Bounty is awarded by the President of Ireland to Irish citizens who have reached 100 years of age.
What is the Centenarian Bounty?
It’s a payment, accompanied by a letter of congratulations, signed by the President.
Am I eligible?
You’re eligible to apply for the Centenarian Bounty if:
- You’ve reached your 100th birthday
- You’re an Irish citizen, born on the island of Ireland, and living outside the State
How do I apply?
You (or your representative) should complete the application form and return it to:
Your nearest Irish Embassy or Consulate
orCentenarian Bounty SchemeIrish Abroad UnitDepartment of Foreign Affairs and Trade80 St Stephen’s GreenDublin 2D02 VY53Ireland
Living in Ireland?
If you live in Ireland, you can get more information about the Centenarian Bounty from the Citizens Information Board.
What about the commemorative coin for those who reach 101 years and over?
Áras an Uachtaráin issue the commemorative coins and you can contact them with any questions on the coin.
Get the application form
Download the Centenarian Bounty application form