Football Foundation: Grow the Game

Sports Thursday March 28th, 2019

The Football Foundation’s Grow the Game Scheme provides grants of up to £1,500 for the creation of new football teams and coaching qualifications, with money provided by The FA.

Applicants must be not-for-profit organisations planning to set up one or more new teams over the next two years. The priorities for 2019 are:

  • Female teams – Under-7s to adult
  • Disability teams

Funding can contribute towards a combination of the following essential costs associated with providing new football activity:

  • Facility hire
  • Referees fees
  • DBS checks
  • Affiliation fees
  • League entry
  • Promotion and publicity
  • FA coaching courses
  • Additional courses
  • Football kit/equipment through a bespoke voucher

Clubs will be required to contribute some elements of cost towards to the new teams, however evidence of partnership funding will not be requested.

Deadline: Thursday 28 March 2019

For more information and how to apply please click here.