Funding for sport

Coronavirus emergency fund and the SportWorks small grants scheme

Sport England Community Emergency Fund

For any community sports and physical activity organisation who has experienced short term financial hardship due to the ongoing Coronavirus crisis, please find details of the Sport England Community Emergency Fund.

Our SportWorks team operates a Small Grants Scheme where clubs and talented individuals in the borough can apply for between £50 and £250. To apply, please send your completed application to Please ensure you read the eligibility criteria and guidance notes before applying. 

The grant assessment panel meets on the first Monday of every month, and will inform you of the outcome of your application within 5-10 working days

For up to date support for applying for other relevant funding please see below.