To support growth and strengthen the sustainability of Community Sports Clubs currently registered with Club Durham.

The aim of the Community Sports Club Small Grant Scheme is to support growth and strengthen the sustainability of Community Sports Clubs currently registered with Club Durham.

Who can apply?

You must be a registered with Club Durham with an up to date Club Durham Health Check. (For further information contact your Club Durham locality officer. Contact details available via the Club Durham website; www.clubdurham.co.uk/contact-us).  Your project must clearly demonstrate how it will impact on one or more of the intended outcomes;

  • Participation – More people participating in Sport, including total number of participants engaged in the project & the number of new members in to the Club
  • Increased opportunities for people to participate in Sport – This can include the number of new teams/sections that the club has set up using the funding or as a result of the project
  • Volunteer Opportunities – Increased number of new volunteers engaged within the Club or opportunities provided for Volunteering

Size of Grant Available

  • Grants of between £500 and £2,000 are available

When to Apply

  • There are no closing dates for applications and they can be submitted at any time.
  • The panel will meet four times a year in March, June, October, January
  • You will receive a decision within 2 weeks after the panel meetings