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Fit for Funding

Is your Club fit for funding?

Clubs need to initially;

  • Identify if your club is 'Fit for Funding' - see below
  • Speak to members of your club and decide what project you would like funding for and get support from your club
  • Plan the details of your project
  • Identify if your project can hit any other agenda's as well as sport
  • Identify other ways to generate income

It is important to check that your club/group meets the generic eligibility criteria and is 'Fit for Funding' before completing funding applications. It is also key to have a clear project plan and know what you want the funding for, how much funding you require and when you need the funding by. The most appropriate sources of funding for your projecy can then be clearly identified. The documents below will support you to do this.

Clubs need to initially;

  • Identify if your club is 'Fit for Funding'
  • Speak to members of your club and decide what project you would like funding for and get support from your club
  • Plan the details of your project
  • Identify if your project can hit any other agenda's as well as sport
  • Identify other ways to generate income

Support process from LRS with Grant Applications:

  • Club to email Project Details
  • LRS email appropriate sources of Funding
  • Club to decide if / which is appropriate for them and draft an application
  • Club email their draft application to LRS
  • LRS email feedback / meet with club and add details to strengthen the bid
  • Club submit application and await 'positive' feedback

Partners

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

Partners

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