Football Foundation Community & Education Small Grants Scheme
The Football Foundation is the UK’s largest sports’ charity. Funded by the Premier League, The Football Association and the Government, the Foundation directs £40m every year into grass roots sport.
They have a number of grant categories:
- Facility grants
- Community grants
- Grow the game
- Goalpost safety grants
- Junior kit scheme grant
- Football stadia improvement fund grant
- Extra time
- Ahead of the game
Football Foundation - Small Grants Scheme
This funding source can provide up to 90% funding for projects with a total cost of up to £10,000. Funding is available for the introduction of new activity, strip and equipment, training, facility hire, coaches and events.
Who can apply?
- Applications are welcomed from community groups, youth clubs, football clubs and education establishments.
- The Foundation also seeks to encourage applications from groups whose income is less than £15,000 per annum.
Who cannot apply?
- Individuals and profit making organisations may not apply.
Football Foundation - Capital, Community and Education Projects
Capital projects up to £1 million ( typically up to 50% of the scheme value) and Community and Education projects up to £250,000 (typically 65%).
Eligible organisations include clubs, educational establishments and statutory bodies.
For details of both the above schemes contact:
The Football Foundation
30 Gloucester Place
London W1U 8FF
0845 345 4555