1. Skip to content

Funding Finder

  • Funding

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.

Amount available between and
Age range between and

Displaying 141 to 160 of 197

More Info

UKCC subsidy for coaches

UKCC subsidy for coaches is a funding initiative provided by sportscotland to help fund coaches through different sports at different levels.

More Info

jpg

Sir Andrew Martin Trust Grant

Amount: £100 to £1,000

The Sir Andrew Martin Trust aims to reward skilled young people and youth organisations in the area.

More Info

jpg

Samworth Brothers 'Sports Opportunity' Fund

Samworth Brothers are offering grants to help develop local sports projects.

More Info

jpg

Club Cashback Scheme

The Club Cashback Scheme is a partnership between the Foundation and Club Website to support local clubs, raise much needed funds, and ensure future sustainability within the grassroots game.

More Info

jpg

Respect Scheme

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.

More Info

jpg

Boost Charitable Trust

Amount: up to £500

The Trust supports charities or non-profit making organisations with a focus on sport. All of its activities are designed to champion the disabled and disadvantaged and to inspire them to overcome their challenges through sport.

More Info

jpg

Central Social and Recreational Trust

Amount: up to £1,000

Grants are available for sports clubs and organisations in the UK to provide or assist in the provision of facilities for recreation or other leisure time occupation for the benefit of disadvantaged children who are under the age of 21 years.

More Info

jpg

The ACT Foundation

Amount: £2,500 to £100,000

ACT provides grants to individuals and other charities, principally in the UK, with the aim of enhancing the quality of life for people in need, (specifically the mentally and physically disabled).

More Info

jpg

Lloyds Bank Foundation – Enable Grants

Amount: up to £15,000

Enable grants are up to a total of £15,000 over one or two years, and can reinvigorate charities through funding organisational improvements, development of areas such as leadership and governance, improved systems and demonstrating outcomes. These developments put charities in a stronger position to better deliver services and attract funding.

Applications for Enable grants are accepted on an ongoing basis, and applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application within six months of the application being received.

More Info

jpg

Wilkinson’s Helping Hands Grants

Helping the local community is really important to us. If you're a local charity or community group in need of a helping hand, please visit your local wilko store to pick up an application form.

More Info

jpg

The Taylor Family Foundation

Amount: up to £50,000

The objectives of the Taylor Family Foundation are to help and support children and young people, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds, in the areas of education, health, recreation and the performing arts.

More Info

jpg

O2 Think Big

Amount: up to £300

Are you 13-25? Need money, support or training to help improve your community? We help young people launch ideas and programmes that use technology to benefit the places where they live. You provide the big idea, we provide £300 and the support to make it happen.

More Info

jpg

The Discovery Foundation

Amount: up to £5,000

Discovery Grants of up to £5,000 are available to fund an activity which supports one or more of our three priority themes.

More Info

jpg

National Lottery Good causes – Major Sporting Events

UK Sport works in partnership with sporting and regional partners to ensure that strategically important international sporting events are staged in the UK, to world leading standards

More Info

jpg

The Asda Foundation

The Asda Foundation wants to have a strong reputation for managing, co-ordinating and delivering programmes which really make a significant difference to local communities and the people who live there.

More Info

jpg

Funding for Football Facilities

Amount: £1,000 to £10,000

Not for profit organisations that are looking to refurbish their existing or develop new football facilities can apply for grants of up to £10,000 through the Football Foundation's Premier League & the FA Facilities Fund Small Grants Scheme.
The funding is available for the provision of capital items, or to refurbish/improve existing facilities.

More Info

jpg

Zurich Community Trust - Local Grants Programme

Amount: £250 to £5,000

Grants are available for local voluntary organisations and charities that work with disadvantaged people and help them achieve a more fulfilling and independent lifestyle. 15-mile radius of Zurich office in B16 9PF grants are offered.

More Info

J. Reginald Corah Foundation Fund

Grants for general charitable purposes in the city of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, including support for a range of charitable purposes including youth initiatives, education and training.

More Info

jpg

Peter Cruddas Foundation

Supporting disadvantaged and disengaged young people.

More Info

jpg

John Merricks Sailing Trust

Supporting youth sailing

Partners

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

Partners

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