Funding information and opportunities

This section aims to provide information and guidance on sources of funding suitable for sports clubs, athletes, and community groups.

COVID-19 Support.

Active Together

Sport England and Crowdfunder have teamed up for the Active Together to make £1 millions of match funding available to help the sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Not for profit sports clubs and organisations or voluntary/charity organisations who deliver physical activity  as part of their work can set up a crowdfuding campaign and apply for up to £10,000 of match funding.

Find out more

Local funding

Lincolnshire County Council’s Covid-19 Community Fund

This Covid-19 Community Fund Scheme provides funding for local projects during the coronavirus pandemic.

Councillor Grants

District Councillors are able to make awards of funding to support a wide range of community projects and activities. Follow the link below for more information on grants in your area.

West Lindsey

South Holland

North Kesteven

South Kesteven

Funding Links

Many of these funders have updated their funding to allow flexibility around the Coronavirus pandemic, and support for organisations.

Comic Relief Funding

Funding for Clubs

Funding for Athletes

Funding for Communities

Rural Services Network Funding

Sportivate Funding

Small Grants Funding (updated guidelines)

Inspired Facilities Funding

If you would like further information or have a question about funding for your sports-related project, please call Donna Sutton on 01522 730 325 or email

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