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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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Canoe Polo Grants

Round Deadline: 11:25am - Tue 2nd July, 2019

The BC canoe polo committee has been awarding small grants to clubs and organisations for several years for projects that help expand the number of available facilities that can be used to host regional and national events as well as projects that will increase participation in canoe polo.

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Cricket World Cup Club

Amount: up to £1,000

Become a Cricket World Cup Club in 2019 and ‘be part of the World’s Greatest Cricket Celebration’. Connect with the local community through family-based activities and bring the excitement of the Cricket World Cup into your clubhouse.

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RLWC2021 Capital Grants Programme

Amount: £1,000

Deadline: 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.

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BlueSpark Foundation

Amount: £2,000 to £5,000

Round Deadline: 8:36am - Wed 17th April, 2019

BlueSpark Foundation is a registered charity which supports the education and development of children and young people by providing grants for educational, cultural, sporting and other projects.

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easyfundraising

Deadline: 12:00am - Tue 31st December, 2019

It's a leading fundraising platform that gives clubs access to an unlimited fundraising source, that helps you to raise FREE cashback donations through online shopping.

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Big Lottery Fund - Partnerships

Amount: £10,000

Grants are available to voluntary and community organisations in England which work together with a shared set of goals and values.

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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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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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Sporting Capital Fund

Amount: £50,000 to £150,000

A £3m fund, the first of its kind in the UK offers investment in the form of simple, flexible repayable loans of between £50k to £150k. These loans are designed to support the sustainable development of community sport clubs that deliver impact.

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Hinckley and Bosworth Backed for the Future

As part of Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council's commitment to supporting talented young sports people, in partnership with Places for People Leisure they are offering a complimentary free membership for Hinckley Leisure Centre.

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Active Rutland Small Grants for Equipment Fund

Amount: up to £2,000

The Small Grants for Equipment Fund is available to any sport and physical activity providers within Rutland. The purpose is to increase opportunities and support the development of grass roots participation in sport and physical activity at a local level.

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New Funding Opportunity for Environmental Facilities

Biffa Award has announced a new funding opportunity for non profit organisations working in partnership to restore, modernise and improve facilities such as visitors centres in order to educate and engage the public.

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Youth Clubs Grants

Youth Clubs provide opportunity for improving social skills team spirit and self esteem.

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Caudwell Children - Enable Sport

Enable Sport provide Sports equipment to enable talented athletes to participate in competitive sport.

A common barrier for young disabled athletes to participate in sport is the lack of money for specialist equipment. Our Enable Sport Programme provides specialist disability sports equipment to support the development of talented children so that they can participate in competitive sport.

We provide a range of equipment giving young athletes the opportunity to develop their skills and progress in all types of sporting activities at local, national and international levels.

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vInspired’s Cashpoint

Amount: up to £500

Funding for LGBT Projects Run by Young People

vInspired, the Volunteering Charity, has announced that its Cashpoint grants scheme has announced that its Loud and Proud grants programme is open for applications. These grants are accepting applications for LGBT+ projects.

The Cashpoint grants scheme offers grants of up to £500 to give young people (aged 14-25) the opportunity to bring their ideas to life.

There are no closing dates for applications and grants will be awarded on a continuous basis until all available monies are exhausted.

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Blaby Lotto

New weekly online community lottery raising money for good causes.

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Harborough Lotto

New weekly online community lottery raising money for good causes.

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sportscotland -Sport Facilities Fund

Amount: up to £100,000

sportscotland's Sport Facilities Fund (SFF) supports capital projects that create or improve places where people take part in sport and physical activity.

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Erasmus Plus

Erasmus+ is the European Union programme for education, training, youth and sport. The Erasmus+ UK National Agency is a partnership between the British Council and Ecorys UK.

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Awards For All

Amount: £500 to £10,000

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

Partners

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

Partners

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