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Funding Opportunities

Whether you're an athlete, coach, club, team, organisation, facility, volunteer or anything else that plays a role in the delivery of local sport there are a number of sport and physical activity funding options that are available to you.

Please use the information below to help you identify which scheme is right for you and follow the links for how to apply.


The HBSHA Coach Scholarship scheme supports local volunteers and coaches to develop their skills. The scheme offers up to %50 (maximum of £150) of the funding towards any chosen NGB level 1 or 2 coach education qualification so people may continue to support and grow their local club.



Sportivate is Sport England scheme aimed at providing funding for projects to develop the participation of young people aged 11 -25.


Backed for the future is a HBSHA scheme which offers athletes playing at county level or higher free membership to the Hinckley leisure centre. This includes free access to the swimming and gym facilities as well as any of the activity sessions on offer.


Go Gold Talented Athlete fund is a county wide programme. The scheme encourages athletes and coaches involved with county level sport or higher to apply for funding to support their development.


LRS Funding Finder

For more funding opportunities please see the Leicestershire and Rutland Sport Website http://www.lrsport.org/funding/ there you can use the funding finder http://www.lrsport.org/fundingfinder. This tool will help you to source current funding programmes that may help with any of your developments.

Please note that the list above is not an exhaustive list and highlights those options that the Hinckley and Bosworth Sport and Health Alliance have direct involvement for applications. Should you not find what you are looking for we are always available to offer guidance and support for any funding you are seeking to support the delivery and development of local sport and health projects.

Graeme Chilvers

Health and Recreation Manager

Telephone
01455 255678