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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.

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Transforming British Tennis Together Fund

Round Deadline: 12:00am - Fri 28th September, 2018

Together we can transform British Tennis, if you can bring together local partners, are committed to making a difference and if you have the vision we want to hear from you.

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Charnwood Borough Council - Coach/Official Education Grants

Amount: up to £250

Round Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 2nd October, 2018

Coach/Official Education Grants to assist with education/training course fees.

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Charnwood Borough Council - Sports Facilities Grants

Amount: up to £1,500

Round Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 2nd October, 2018

Assistance in providing, improving or retaining essential playing facilities and ancillary accommodations.

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Charnwood Borough Council - Talent Support Grants

Amount: up to £250

Round Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 2nd October, 2018

Essential items of equipment/clothing required to compete and train.

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The Aviva Community Fund

Amount: up to £25,000

Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 9th October, 2018

The Aviva Community Fund offers you the chance to secure funding for an important cause in your community.

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LesMills Fund for Children

Amount: up to £5,000

Deadline: 1:00am - Tue 9th October, 2018

We award the funds we raise to registered charities and accountable non-profit organisations who we believe will do their most to improve the education and physical and emotional wellbeing of children aged 0-16.

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Power to Change – Community Business Fund

Amount: £50,000 to £300,000

Deadline: 12:00pm - Tue 9th October, 2018

For community businesses who need funding for a business development project that will make them more sustainable.

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The Premier League Primary Stars Kit and Equipment Scheme

Deadline: 1:00am - Fri 26th October, 2018

We are excited to announce that the Premier League Primary Stars Kit and Equipment Scheme is back and that we are again able to offer registered primary school teachers access to either a free Nike football strip, or a free equipment pack which can be used across the curriculum.

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The Magic Little Grants Fund

Amount: up to £500

Round Deadline: 12:00am - Wed 31st October, 2018

Localgiving's Magic Little Grants scheme provides small unrestricted grants on behalf of grant makers to local charities and community groups to support their vital work.

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Wessex Water Community Fund

Amount: up to £1,500

Deadline: 11:45pm - Fri 9th November, 2018

Wessex Water is offering financial support to grassroots groups that bring people together in its region. The fund has been set up in partnership with Quartet, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire Community Foundations.

Grants of up to £1,500 for projects that build cohesion and bring communities together in Somerset.

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SHIRE Community Grant

Amount: up to £10,000

Deadline: 11:45pm - Mon 12th November, 2018

To help deliver the priorities of Leicestershire County Council's Communities Strategy, the SHIRE Community Grant programme will enable voluntary and community sector organisations (including social enterprises and Town/Parish Councils) to deliver community-based projects, services and activities which help to improve the lives of vulnerable people in Leicestershire.

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HSBC Golf Roots Plus

Amount: up to £1,500

Round Deadline: 10:01am - Fri 14th December, 2018

The purpose of an HSBC Golf Roots Plus project is to support local groups and organisations working with young people where involvement in
golf may provide an alternative and positive focus.

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East Midlands Airport Community Fund

Amount: up to £2,000

Deadline: 1:00am - Tue 1st January, 2019

The Community Fund awards grants to support eligible projects that have a long-lasting community, social or environmental benefit and can award a maximum of £2,000 per application.

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Charnwood Borough Council - Sports Development Grants

Amount: up to £250

Deadline: 1:00am - Sat 5th January, 2019

Assistance with providing opportunities that will benefit residents of Charnwood and will normally be located within the Borough boundary.

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The Mick George Community Fund

Amount: £5,000 to £50,000

Deadline: 11:45pm - Wed 9th January, 2019

The Mick George Community Fund has roughly £200,000 available to community projects that meet the criteria per year. In order to submit a loan application all projects must be located within the vicinity of a Mick George site and operating area.

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Leicester City Council Sport & Physical Activity Grants 2018

Amount: £100 to £1,000

Deadline: 11:45pm - Thu 17th January, 2019

Leicester City Council have created a funding program
that is offering sport clubs, individuals, coaches the
opportunity to improve their infrastructure as well as
increase the number of people engaged and sustained in
sports and physical activity.

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Blaby Community Grants Scheme

Amount: £500 to £3,000

Deadline: 1:00am - Fri 22nd February, 2019

Blaby District Community Grants scheme supports the voluntary and community sector to develop and strengthen community facilities and activities.

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Awards for All

Amount: £300 to £10,000

Round Deadline: 2:55pm - Tue 5th March, 2019

National Lottery Awards for All offers funding from £300 to £10,000 to support what matters to people and communities.

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Trusthouse Charitable Foundation - Community Centres and Village Halls

Round Deadline: 2:00pm - Thu 7th March, 2019

The Foundation wants to support community centres and village halls which are at the heart of small, deprived communities.

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Sport England - Small Grants

Amount: £300 to £10,000

Funding for not-for-profit organisations to help more people take up and keep a sporting habit for life.

Partners

  • NWL LSA
    Sport England
    Harborough LSA
    Melton LSA
    Equality Standard
  • H&B LSA
    County Sport Network
    O&W LSA
    Blaby LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Charnwood LSA
    Active Leicester
    Safeguarding
    Active Rutland

Partners

  • Safeguarding
    Equality Standard
  • Active Rutland
    Sport England
  • Charnwood LSA
    NWL LSA
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Blaby LSA
  • Melton LSA
    County Sport Network
  • Harborough LSA
    H&B LSA
  • Active Leicester
    O&W LSA