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Football Foundation - Grow the Game

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Overview

Type of funding
Club, Group or Organisation, Coach / Officials, Education / Training, Equipment, Facility Development
Deadline
1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020
The 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. The Scheme is delivered by the Foundation.

The 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. The Scheme is delivered by the Foundation.

See 'Round' information below.

For the 2019 application window your new teams must be one of:

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

Grow the Game provides funding to 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

A £350 Nike Kit and Equipment voucher is available for each new team being created. If required, the voucher can be used against either kit or equipment from our dedicated portal. Please note, this is not in addition to the £1500 grant.

Once you have consulted your County FA Development Manager you should apply for a grant by completing an online application form and submitting your supporting documents.

Rounds

2019 Round

Application Deadline
12:00am - Thu 28th March, 2019