Funding Finder

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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.

Receive our 'Clubs & Funding Newsletter' - highlighting the most recent and suitable funds available. You will need to register/login, go to your 'Dashboard', then 'Account' and 'Email and Sharing' to update which Newsletters you would like to receive.

Local, Regional and National funding sources can added to the Funding Finder. To submit a funding source, you will first need to register/login and click 'Add Fund.' All submissions will be approved by LRS prior to becoming live. LRS excludes all responsibility for the sources added by 3rd party organisations.

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Wesleyan Foundation: Small Grants

Wesleyan Foundation: Small Grants

up to £2,000

1:00am - Fri 4th December, 2020

Due to Coronavirus, Wesleyan will support projects in response to the pandemic that focus on a variety of themes.

*Unable to fund; Sports clubs and societies (unless the project benefits disabled people)*

Near Neighbours Small Grant Scheme

Near Neighbours Small Grant Scheme

£250 to £3,000

1:00am - Fri 11th December, 2020

Near Neighbours brings people together from communities that are religiously and ethnically diverse, so that they can get to know each other better, build relationships of trust and collaborate on initiatives that improve the local community they live in.

The grants programme which is part of Near Neighbours is being administered by our partner organisation, Church Urban Fund. Near Neighbours is funded by the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government. We work with those of any faith or none.

Melton Borough Council Community Grants

Melton Borough Council Community Grants

1:00am - Wed 16th December, 2020

The Council wishes to continue promoting and supporting local projects and services in an effective, local and community-led manner as an alternative to direct provision by the Council.

Intelligent Energy Charitable Trust

Intelligent Energy Charitable Trust

£1,000 to £25,000

1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020

Intelligent Energy, the Loughborough based fuel cell engineering company, have launched a £100,000 Charitable Trust Fund to benefit local community groups and organisations in the Charnwood area.

Persimmon Homes Community Champions

Persimmon Homes Community Champions

up to £1,000

1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020

To support you in Sport, Education, Health & Arts

Persimmon Homes Building Futures

Persimmon Homes Building Futures

up to £100,000

1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020

To support you in Sport, Education, Health & Arts

Thriving Communities Fund

Thriving Communities Fund

£25,000 to £50,000

12:00pm - Fri 8th January, 2021

The Thriving Communities Fund will support local voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise (VCSFSE) projects that bring together place-based partnerships to improve and increase the range and reach of available social prescribing community activities – especially for those people most impacted by COVID-19 and health inequalities.

Charnwood Borough Council - Coach/Official Education Grants

Charnwood Borough Council - Coach/Official Education Grants

up to £250

1:00am - Tue 19th January, 2021

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

Charnwood Borough Council - Sports Development Grants

Charnwood Borough Council - Sports Development Grants

up to £250

1:00am - Tue 19th January, 2021

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

Charnwood Borough Council -  Sports Facilities Grants

Charnwood Borough Council - Sports Facilities Grants

up to £1,500

1:00am - Tue 19th January, 2021

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

Charnwood Borough Council - Talent Support Grants

Charnwood Borough Council - Talent Support Grants

up to £250

1:00am - Tue 19th January, 2021

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

Mercia Park Community Fund

Mercia Park Community Fund

£2,000 to £5,000

12:00am - Mon 8th February, 2021

The Mercia Park Community Fund will give grants to projects that:

1. Help strengthen local communities (particularly their quality of life and life chances) within proximity or affected by the Mercia Park Development at Junction 11 M42.

2. Improve the natural environment within proximity or affected by the Mercia Park Development at Junction 11 M42.

Coronavirus recovery and resilience grants

Coronavirus recovery and resilience grants

1:00am - Wed 31st March, 2021

You can get grants of up to £5,000 to fund innovative projects providing essential services or supporting communities in response to coronavirus.

Premier League Fans Fund

Premier League Fans Fund

up to £50,000

A commitment from the Premier League to fund projects and organisations that improve the relationship between fans and their clubs.

Football Stadia Improvement Fund

Football Stadia Improvement Fund

up to £750,000

Funded by the Premier League, the Football Stadia Improvement Fund awards capital grants to EFL, National League, Women's Pyramid and Welsh Premier League down to the lower levels of the FA National League System.

Masonic Charitable Foundation: Children & Young People Grants

Masonic Charitable Foundation: Children & Young People Grants

£1,000 to £60,000

1:00am - Mon 31st May, 2021

Grants can be offered to charities for projects that support disadvantaged and vulnerable children aged 0-18 and up to the age of 25 years for disabled young people.

Masonic Charitable Foundation: Later Life Grants

Masonic Charitable Foundation: Later Life Grants

£1,000 to £60,000

1:00am - Mon 31st May, 2021

Grants can be offered to charities supporting socially isolated and lonely older people over the age of 50.

The Leicestershire Business Recovery Fund

The Leicestershire Business Recovery Fund

£2,000 to £10,000

1:00am - Tue 1st June, 2021

The Leicestershire Business Recovery Fund has been launched to provide support for rural businesses and independent retail businesses, to enable them to overcome the impacts they may have faced, or are still facing, as a result of COVID-19.

RLWC2021 Capital Grants Programme

RLWC2021 Capital Grants Programme

£1,000

1:00am - Sat 23rd October, 2021

The Programme is focused on funding for
facilities and equipment. We want to work with: Any organisation that is developing Rugby League activity in their community.

The Hedley Foundation Grants

The Hedley Foundation Grants

£250 to £5,000

1:00am - Wed 27th October, 2021

The Trustees seek to help and improve the quality of life of people in the UK, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds. This is achieved by making grants, within budget, to registered charities for the benefit of young people, disabled people, elderly people, the terminally ill and otherwise disadvantaged people and their carers.

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport is not responsible for the accuracy of information provided by third-parties and accepts no liability relating to any information contained on the site. If any contact details have been provided, It is recommended that you contact them directly.

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Partners

  • Active Partnerships
    Blaby LSA
  • Melton LSA
    Active Oadby and Wigston
  • Equality Standard
    Sport England
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Active Leicester
  • Active Hinckley and Bosworth
    NWL LSA
  • Harborough LSA
    Charnwood LSA
  • Safeguarding
    Active Rutland