Ulster University, Cushendall and Portrush are set to benefit form Westminster’s Levelling up Fund.
CAUSEWAY Coast and Glens received a £5m boost from the UK government's budget last week.
The cash comes from Chancellor Rishi Sunak's Levelling Up Fund which aims to improve infrastructure in ex-industrial towns, and deprived rural and coastal communities.
The £4.9m total is in addition to an £80m Growth Deal sum already pledged to the borough by Westminster and Stormont.
The council has already drawn up a shortlist of projects which may benefit form Growth Deal cash.
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