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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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Charnwood Borough Council - Coach/Official Education Grants

Amount: up to £250

Round Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 24th July, 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 24th July, 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 24th July, 2018

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

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Co-op Community Dividend Fund

Amount: £100 to £5,000

Deadline: 11:45pm - Fri 27th July, 2018

As a co-operative, supporting our communities is a key element of our ethos and an essential part of this is our Community Dividend Fund.

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Bright Ideas Fund

Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 31st July, 2018

This round will open on 26 June and close on 31 July.

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Ironmonger’s Company Grants Programme

Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 31st July, 2018

The Ironmongers' Company wishes to support projects that provide opportunities for disadvantaged children and young people to fulfil their potential.

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Skipton Building Society Grassroots Giving

Amount: up to £500

Deadline: 11:45pm - Tue 31st July, 2018

Skipton Building Society has been offering the Grassroots Giving scheme since it was set up in 2013 to celebrate the Society’s 160th anniversary.

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Cash4Clubs

Amount: £500 to £10,000

Deadline: 1:00am - Mon 6th August, 2018

A flexible, no-fuss way to help get your club or team to the next level..

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People's Postcode Trust

Amount: £500 to £10,000

Deadline: 12:00am - Wed 15th August, 2018

Since 2009, People’s Postcode Trust has awarded more than £14m to over 1800 projects across Great Britain. In 2017 People’s Postcode Trust awarded just over £3.2 million to over 230 organisations working to make a difference for people across the country.

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Derbyshire Voluntary Action - Small Grants Fund

Deadline: 12:00am - Fri 17th August, 2018

The next closing date is 17 August 2018.

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Veolia Environmental Trust Grants

Amount: up to £75,000

Deadline: 12:00am - Thu 30th August, 2018

Grants of up to £75,000 are available to constitutes not for profit organisations and registered Environmental Bodies

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Sport Solihull - Small Grants Programme

Amount: up to £1,000

Deadline: 12:00am - Fri 21st September, 2018

Grants are available to assist Solihull's local sports clubs and organisations to initiate and implement sporting development plans.

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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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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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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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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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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.

Partners

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

Partners

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