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Welcome to Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport's (LRS) Funding Finder! There are a number of local, regional and national sources of funding available for clubs/groups, facilities, talented individuals and coaching. Use our Funding Finder below to identify the most suitable funding schemes.

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport can provide further advice and support for your club/group to identify the most applicable source of funding and support you with the application process. Please visit the Funding pages of our website or use our Funding Support service in your Dashboard.

Receive our 'Funding & Clubs Newsletter' - highlighting the most recent and suitable funds available. You will first need to register and log in, go to your 'Dashboard' and under your Profile, select 'Clubs & Funding' in your Email Preferences.

Local, Regional and National funding sources can added to Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport's (LRS) Funding Finder. To submit a funding source, you will first need to register and log in and then click Add Fund. You should then complete the online form. All submissions will be approved by LRS prior to becoming live.

If you incur any problems or require alterations to be made to a funding source please Contact Us.

LRS excludes all responsibility for the sources added by 3rd party organisations.

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Esmee Fairbairn Foundation - Main Grants

Amount: £5,000 to £500,000

The Foundation aims to improve the quality of life for people throughout the UK by supporting work that focuses on the arts, children and young people, the environment, and social change.

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Sport England Major Events Fund

Amount: up to £150,000

The Fund is designed to invest in projects to strengthen and ultimately increase participation in sports by enhancing the engagement national governing bodies (NGBs) have with local communities when they are hosting major international sporting events in England.

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Bowls England Development Loan

Amount: up to £20,000

Development Loans are available for Bowls clubs affiliated with Bowls England and relates to any item such as clubhouse improvements, fencing, car parks and changing rooms and loans of up to £20,000 (free of interest), repayable over up to eight years, are available.

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YCB Discretionary Development Grant

Amount: up to £500

Grants to help clubs starting a junior section, but in particular women & girls development and disability development.

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The FA and Football Foundation Respect Grant

The FA and Foundation’s Respect barriers and Respect packs (made up of captains’ armbands, marshals’ bibs and Respect Signage) are available to football leagues and clubs to ensure there is good behaviour by players and parents alike in the grassroots game, with money provided by The FA and vouchers supplied by the Foundation.

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Adventure Unlimited - Tanya Fund

Amount: up to £750

Support individuals, particularly women, who have chosen a career in outdoor education but face real barriers in advancing that career, such as discrimination or low income. The fund will make a difference by paying for training and qualification courses that will enable new outdoor leaders to learn progress and excel in helping others.

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England Golf Trust - Angela Uzielli fund

Amount: £1,250 to £1,500

The Bursaries will be awarded to promising girl golfers who wish to further their education at University or College, within the British Isles, after school academic year 12, and at the same time continue to develop their golfing skills. They should be of English nationality by birth or have either parent of English nationality, or have been resident in England for the last two years. The Bursaries are to provide financial assistance for educational expenses of girls in further education.

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CSSC Sports & Leisure - Training Subsidy Scheme

Amount: up to £75

The Scheme provides a guaranteed level of reimbursement against fees for accredited training to assist them become a sports coach, referee, umpire or other official.

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CSSC Sports & Leisure - Activity Subsidy Scheme

Amount: up to £20

CSSC Sports & Leisure - Activity Subsidy Scheme offers financial assistance for members to undertake activities that meet the scheme's criteria.

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Get Kids Going!

Amount: £500 to £15,000

Get Kids Going! is a National charity which provides disabled children and young people up to 26 years with the funding for specialist sports wheelchairs to enable them to participate in disability sports.

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RYA Sailability Grant

Amount: up to £1,000

Grants for sailing clubs in the UK undertaking sailing projects for disabled people.

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JG Graves Charitable Trust

Amount: £500 to £3,000

The Trust offers funding for registered charities and community groups who work in areas such as parks, open spaces and recreation grounds for public use and advancement of education.

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Percy Bilton Charity - Grants for Organisations

Amount: up to £5,000

Grants are made to organisations in need throughout the U.K.

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Peter Stormonth Darling Charitable Trust Grant

Amount: £1,000 to £10,000

Grant for charitable organisations carrying out social welfare activities in the UK. In particular, the scheme wishes to support projects with the following themes. Medical, the arts, sports, heritage and education.

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The Rank Foundation- Small appeals grants

Amount: up to £7,500

The Rank Foundation supports projects that encourage and develop leadership amongst young people, or support disadvantaged young people. The Small Appeals programme awards grants of less than £7,500.

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LTA - Easy Access Loan Funding

Amount: up to £100,000

Any LTA registered club that can demonstrate that the facility development will retain or grow membership can apply for this funding at any time.

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Torch Trophy Trust bursaries

Amount: up to £1,000

Torch Trophy Trust bursaries provide financial support to individuals or groups wishing to undertake training to enhance their knowledge or improve their coaching skills to assist their club, organisation or community to develop their chosen sport.

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The Thompson Family Charitable Trust

Amount: £250 to £500,000

Grants are available to UK registered charities for general charitable purposes.

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Ian Pollard Development Fund

The Ian Pollard Development Fund (IPDF) was created in honour of the excellent British FIBA referee who was passionate about the development of referees from grass roots to international levels.

Partners

  • Sport England
    East Midlands Platform
    British Heart Foundation
    Equality Standard
    Charnwood Borough Council
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Loughborough University
    Rutland County Council
    Safeguarding
    Harborough District Council
  • County Sport Network
    Leicester City Council
    Leicestershire County Council
    Melton Borough Council
    QUEST
  • Age UK L&R
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Blaby District Council
    North West Leicestershire District Council

Partners

  • Safeguarding
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Rutland County Council
  • East Midlands Platform
    Equality Standard
  • Melton Borough Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • QUEST
    Harborough District Council
  • Leicester City Council
    Loughborough University
  • British Heart Foundation
    County Sport Network
  • Age UK L&R
    Blaby District Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • Sport England