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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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SHIRE Community Grant 2017 -18

Amount: £1 to £10,000

Deadline: 11:59pm - Mon 27th November, 2017

The SHIRE Community Grant programme for 2017-18 is now OPEN.

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EnviroGrant

Round Deadline: 12:00am - Thu 30th November, 2017

The Veolia Environmental Trust offers grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 for projects located within the proximity of a qualifying Veolia site in England or Wales.

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Healthy Pupils Capital Fund

Deadline: 11:59pm - Thu 30th November, 2017

Small and single academies and sixth-form colleges will be able to bid for HPCF through the Condition Improvement Fund (2018-19) and this year's bidding round has been launched.

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The North Yorkshire Smokefree Places Fund

Deadline: 11:59pm - Fri 1st December, 2017

The North Yorkshire Smokefree Places fund aims to increase the number of smokefree places across North Yorkshire, through the provision of small amounts of funding to organisations responsible for public places.

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Persimmon Healthy Communities

Amount: £750 to £200,000

Deadline: 11:59pm - Sun 31st December, 2017

Persimmon Healthy Communities supports sport for young people in England, Wales and Scotland.

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Ryedale Public Open Spaces and Recreation Grant Scheme

Deadline: 11:59pm - Fri 5th January, 2018

The Public Open Space and Recreation Facilities Grant uses funding from 'Section 106' Planning Agreements. Funding is provided by developers of projects such as house building or retail development projects, to create or improve local facilities within a given geographical area and timescale - the exact nature of this is identified in a 'Section 106' agreement for each site

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BBC Children in Need Main Grants Programme

Amount: £10,000

Deadline: 11:59pm - Tue 16th January, 2018

BBC Children in Need Main Grants programme is currently accepting applications from charities and not-for-profit organisations in the UK that support children and young people who are 18 years and younger.

Not-for-profit organisations in the UK can apply if they are supporting children and young people of 18 years and under who are experiencing disadvantage through:

• Illness, distress, abuse or neglect.
• Any kind of disability.
• Behavioural or psychological difficulties.
• Living in poverty or situations of deprivation

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Charnwood Borough Council Funding

Amount: up to £1,500

Deadline: 11:59pm - Tue 6th February, 2018

Funding is available through four different grants.

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Biffa Main Grant - Community Buildings and Recreation

Amount: £10,000 to £75,000

Deadline: 11:59pm - Wed 28th February, 2018

You may have a building that needs improvement in order to increase the range of services on offer to the local community. You could have a site-based project that is working to protect and enhance a species or habitat. Or maybe it’s an open space such as a park, play area or woodland that needs transforming to benefit local people of all ages. In a nutshell, we want to make sure that everyone has access to high quality local community facilities

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Department of Health Funding for Childrens Activity and Sports Prostheses

Amount: up to £5,000

Deadline: 11:59pm - Thu 1st March, 2018

The Department of Health has made the decision to fully fund sports and activity prostheses for children in England who have suffered from limb loss or were born with a limb deficiency. Up until now, there has been no dedicated funding available for children's activity or sports limbs.

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Masonic Charitable Foundation: Community Support Grants

Amount: up to £20,000

Deadline: 11:59pm - Sun 1st April, 2018

WE PROVIDE SUPPORT TO FREEMASONS, THEIR FAMILIES AND THE WIDER COMMUNITY

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Loughborough University Donations Fund – Open Fund

Amount: up to £750

Deadline: 11:59pm - Sat 21st April, 2018

Each year Loughborough University sets aside a budget for its Community Donations Fund to provide financial support to community groups and organisations across Charnwood.

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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.

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Santander Foundation

Amount: up to £10,000

The Santander Foundation has two grants programmes to help disadvantaged people in the UK

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People's Health Trust - Active Communities

Amount: £5,000 to £25,000

Invests in local communities to help create fairer places to grow, live, work and age.

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The Astor Foundation

Amount: £250 to £1,500

Grants given for a wide range of Charitable Objectives

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ASDA Foundation

Asda foundation has 3 streams of funding available.

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Birkdale Trust for Hearing Impaired

Provides grants to children and young people with a hearing impairment and to organisations who provide help to such people.

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Utility Aid

A free energy audit, carried out remotely by analysing your bills.

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Peter Harrison Foundation - Opportunities Through Sport

Support sporting activities or projects which provide opportunities for people who are disabled or otherwise disadvantaged

Partners

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

Partners

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