The Midland side were beaten in last year's decider.
Last year's beaten finalists Athlone Town have been drawn at home against Galway United in the FAI Women's Cup.
The first round draw's just been made and league leaders Peamount United will be away to Treaty United.
Second placed Shamrock Rovers are at home to Killester Donnycarney.
2021 winners Wexford Youths will be away to DLR Waves while Cabinteely entertain Bohemians.
Sligo Rovers host Bonagee United and Cork City go to Terenure Rangers.
Holders Shelbourne get a bye into the second round and all ties will be played on the weekend ending August 27th.