Sportivate (Get Berkshire Active )

Monday, 4 Jan 2016

Local Funding

Funding is available for projects providing sports opportunities for 11 to 25 year olds not taking part or only undertaking a limited amount sport in their own time.

The grant funding is available to support the revenue costs of running regular coaching sessions with eligible costs including:

• Staffing (coaches and leaders) to deliver projects up to £40/hour (high staffing costs in delivery may affect the sustainability of a project).

• Staffing to produce and manage Sportivate Plans.

• Volunteers to help run projects – up to £50 in kind/volunteer.

• Resources and materials – items to be used in projects.

• Hire of facilities used to deliver projects.

• Transport - to get participants and staff / coaches to projects.

• Marketing/Publicity – badges, caps, posters, website, etc.

• Training/Coach Education Courses – only courses providing Continuing Professional Development needed to run and/or sustain the project can be included in your Sportivate application.

• Equipment to support direct Sportivate delivery (up to 20% of annual grant).

• Exceptionally – caretakers/CRB checks.

Applicants are required to describe the content and structure of sessions proposed and show:

• Demand for their project from the participants (or the need for this project from the National Governing Body/sport involved).

• How the target groups will be engaged.

• How this is an additional/new project targeting semi-sporty participants, in this sport and in this setting.

• How participants will sustain activity after the project.

Who can apply?

  • Clubs
  • Education
  • Charities & Voluntary Sector
  • Social Enterprise

Which area is funding available?

  • All Berkshire

What can it be used for?

  • Sport - Development/Activities
  • Sport - Disability
  • Children and Young People


15th February 2016 at 5pm.

Further Information